Epsom is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,628 people and just one neighborhood, Epsom is the 79th largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Epsom is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Epsom is a town of service providers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Epsom who work in management occupations (14.64%), office and administrative support (9.48%) and teaching (7.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Epsom is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Epsom a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Epsom has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Epsom’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Epsom has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Epsom a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Epsom is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Epsom, the average commute to work is 31.79 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.