Washington - Lempster Area is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 3,063 people and just one neighborhood, Washington - Lempster Area is the 150th largest community in New Hampshire.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Washington - Lempster Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Washington - Lempster Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Washington - Lempster Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Washington - Lempster Area who work in office and administrative support (13.36%), management occupations (8.07%) and sales jobs (7.94%).
A relatively large number of people in Washington - Lempster Area telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.55% 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 Washington - Lempster Area 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.
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, Washington - Lempster Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Washington - Lempster Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Washington - Lempster Area, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.58 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Washington - Lempster Area 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.