Port Hadlock is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 3,617 people and just one neighborhood, Port Hadlock is the 145th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Port Hadlock isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Port Hadlock are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Hadlock is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Hadlock who work in food service (15.22%), office and administrative support (12.32%) and personal care services (10.17%).
Of important note, Port Hadlock is also a town of artists. Port Hadlock has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Port Hadlock’s character.
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!) Port Hadlock 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. Port Hadlock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Port Hadlock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Port Hadlock may be for you.
Port Hadlock is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.