Houston is a very small city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 2,133 people and just one neighborhood, Houston is the 30th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Houston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Houston is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Houston who work in office and administrative support (12.32%), management occupations (11.00%) and food service (10.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city 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, Houston is worth considering.
One downside of living in Houston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Houston, the average commute to work is 30.57 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.