Benson - Hubbardton Area is a tiny town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,537 people and just one neighborhood, Benson - Hubbardton Area is the 136th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Benson - Hubbardton Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Benson - Hubbardton Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Benson - Hubbardton Area who work in office and administrative support (10.30%), management occupations (9.13%) and teaching (9.13%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Benson - Hubbardton 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 overall crime rate in Benson - Hubbardton Area is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Benson - Hubbardton Area 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. Benson - Hubbardton Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Benson - Hubbardton Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Benson - Hubbardton Area may be for you.
One downside of living in Benson - Hubbardton Area is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Benson - Hubbardton Area, the average commute to work is 30.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.