Kingston is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 6,104 people and just one neighborhood, Kingston is the 54th largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Kingston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kingston is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingston who work in sales jobs (11.53%), office and administrative support (9.68%) and management occupations (9.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Kingston is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Kingston 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, Kingston has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Kingston’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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!) Kingston 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. Kingston has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Kingston than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Kingston may be for you.
One downside of living in Kingston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Kingston, the average commute to work is 32.86 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.