Johnson is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,511 people and just one neighborhood, Johnson is the 43rd largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Johnson is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Johnson is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Johnson who work in personal care services (11.53%), office and administrative support (11.25%) and sales jobs (9.86%).
Of important note, Johnson is also a town of artists. Johnson has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Johnson’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Johnson is a small town where college students really create the town feel and character. So many small towns have lost population over the last 20-30 years that having the local college presence in the Johnson area, with all of the energy of the students filling area dorms and apartments each fall, really helps Johnson maintain a good economy.
Johnson’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Johnson is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.