Maben is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 877 people and just one neighborhood, Maben is the 180th largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Maben is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.73% of the Maben workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Maben is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Maben who work in office and administrative support (12.93%), sales jobs (12.93%) and food service (7.48%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Maben has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Maben has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Maben than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Maben may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Maben doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.