Poultney & Wells is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 4,477 people and just one neighborhood, Poultney & Wells is the 44th largest community in Vermont. Poultney & Wells has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Poultney & Wells isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Poultney & Wells are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Poultney & Wells is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Poultney & Wells who work in teaching (13.47%), office and administrative support (12.93%) and management occupations (8.87%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Poultney & Wells is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Poultney & Wells enrolled in college, Poultney & Wells has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
The overall crime rate in Poultney & Wells 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.