Lyndeborough is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 1,694 people and just one neighborhood, Lyndeborough is the 141st largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lyndeborough is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lyndeborough is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lyndeborough who work in office and administrative support (14.75%), sales jobs (12.61%) and management occupations (8.90%).
Also of interest is that Lyndeborough has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.85% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
Because of many things, Lyndeborough is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Lyndeborough really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lyndeborough perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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, Lyndeborough has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lyndeborough a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lyndeborough, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.93 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Lyndeborough does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.