Fitzwilliam & Richmond is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 3,518 people and just one neighborhood, Fitzwilliam & Richmond is the 123rd largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Fitzwilliam & Richmond isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fitzwilliam & Richmond are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fitzwilliam & Richmond is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fitzwilliam & Richmond who work in office and administrative support (11.21%), management occupations (9.65%) and sales jobs (8.09%).
Also of interest is that Fitzwilliam & Richmond has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.14% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Fitzwilliam & Richmond is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Fitzwilliam & Richmond 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. Fitzwilliam & Richmond has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fitzwilliam & Richmond than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fitzwilliam & Richmond may be for you.
One downside of living in Fitzwilliam & Richmond is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fitzwilliam & Richmond, the average commute to work is 34.91 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.