Barton is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,702 people and just one neighborhood, Barton is the 56th largest community in Vermont. Barton has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Barton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Barton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barton is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barton who work in office and administrative support (9.94%), teaching (7.93%) and sales jobs (7.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Barton 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. Barton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Barton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Barton may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Barton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.