Sutton - Newbury Area is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 5,664 people and just one neighborhood, Sutton - Newbury Area is the 138th largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sutton - Newbury Area is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sutton - Newbury Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sutton - Newbury Area who work in teaching (10.71%), office and administrative support (10.05%) and management occupations (9.42%).
Also of interest is that Sutton - Newbury Area has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Sutton - Newbury Area telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.41% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
Another notable thing is that Sutton - Newbury Area is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
Overall, Sutton - Newbury Area’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Sutton - Newbury Area is worth considering.