Ossipee is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,265 people and just one neighborhood, Ossipee is the 83rd largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ossipee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ossipee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ossipee is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ossipee who work in office and administrative support (12.86%), management occupations (10.40%) and sales jobs (8.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Ossipee is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
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!) Ossipee 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. Ossipee has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ossipee than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ossipee may be for you.
Ossipee is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.