Middlesex & Worcester is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,748 people and just one neighborhood, Middlesex & Worcester is the 89th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Middlesex & Worcester is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Middlesex & Worcester is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Middlesex & Worcester who work in office and administrative support (14.04%), management occupations (13.33%) and healthcare (7.80%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.61% 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
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!) Middlesex & Worcester 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. Middlesex & Worcester has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Middlesex & Worcester than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Middlesex & Worcester may be for you.