Cambridge is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,748 people and just one neighborhood, Cambridge is the 39th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Cambridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cambridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cambridge is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cambridge who work in sales jobs (10.21%), teaching (9.36%) and maintenance occupations (9.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Cambridge 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!) Cambridge 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. Cambridge has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cambridge than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cambridge may be for you.
One downside of living in Cambridge is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cambridge, the average commute to work is 33.47 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Cambridge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.