Townshend - Grafton Area is a tiny town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,264 people and just one neighborhood, Townshend - Grafton Area is the 133rd largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Townshend - Grafton Area isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Townshend - Grafton Area are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Townshend - Grafton Area is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Townshend - Grafton Area who work in management occupations (10.20%), office and administrative support (8.73%) and maintenance occupations (8.54%).
Of important note, Townshend - Grafton Area is also a town of artists. Townshend - Grafton Area has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Townshend - Grafton Area’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Townshend - Grafton Area telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.45% 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
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, Townshend - Grafton Area is worth considering.