Flasher is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 227 people and just one neighborhood, Flasher is the 105th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Flasher is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.71% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Flasher is a city of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Flasher who work in management occupations (31.62%), teaching (21.32%) and sales jobs (15.44%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.31% 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
Flasher is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Flasher’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Flasher 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. Flasher has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Flasher than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Flasher may be for you.
Being a small city, Flasher does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.