Westminster is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,111 people and just one neighborhood, Westminster is the 48th largest community in Vermont.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Westminster isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Westminster are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Westminster is a town of professionals, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westminster who work in management occupations (12.93%), teaching (11.73%) and office and administrative support (8.12%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.48% 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
Westminster’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Westminster has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Westminster a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.