Charleston - Holland Area is a tiny town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,360 people and just one neighborhood, Charleston - Holland Area is the 125th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Charleston - Holland Area is a blue-collar town, with 37.94% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Charleston - Holland Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Charleston - Holland Area who work in management occupations (13.46%), farm management occupations (9.09%) and teaching (9.00%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Charleston - Holland Area work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 Charleston - Holland 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.
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, Charleston - Holland Area is worth considering.