West Fairlee & Fairlee is a tiny town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 1,636 people and just one neighborhood, West Fairlee & Fairlee is the 118th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, West Fairlee & Fairlee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in West Fairlee & Fairlee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Fairlee & Fairlee is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Fairlee & Fairlee who work in management occupations (15.03%), office and administrative support (12.11%) and healthcare (8.46%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.92% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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!) West Fairlee & Fairlee 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. West Fairlee & Fairlee has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in West Fairlee & Fairlee than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, West Fairlee & Fairlee may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, West Fairlee & Fairlee doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.