Alfred is a town located in Maine, United States.
Alfred is very quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces aren't well-situated, making them very hard to reach.
Alfred did not experience a single housing boom; the construction of new buildings in Alfred is spread throughout several decades in recent history. In this town, about two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly mobile homes. Home owners occupy about 85% of the properties in Alfred while the remainder are rented. This town has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in this town and for this reason they can be a very long walk away. Additionally, Alfred does not have any high schools. With respect to eating, doing one's groceries very often requires the use of a vehicle in this town.
Driving is usually the favored way to get around in Alfred. It is very easy to park. It is very difficult for people traveling on foot to move around in Alfred since running daily errands is very impractical.