Granville - Ripton Area is a tiny town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,657 people and just one neighborhood, Granville - Ripton Area is the 130th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Granville - Ripton Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Granville - Ripton Area is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Granville - Ripton Area who work in management occupations (11.63%), office and administrative support (8.90%) and sales jobs (8.31%).
Also of interest is that Granville - Ripton Area has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Granville - Ripton Area telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.05% 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
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!) Granville - Ripton 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. Granville - Ripton Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Granville - Ripton Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Granville - Ripton Area may be for you.
One downside of living in Granville - Ripton Area, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.30 minutes every day commuting to work.