Towner is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 566 people and just one neighborhood, Towner is the 88th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Towner is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.79% of the Towner workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Towner is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Towner who work in office and administrative support (15.12%), management occupations (11.63%) and sales jobs (8.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Towner’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Towner is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Towner is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.76 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Towner is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.