Boley is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,188 people and just one neighborhood, Boley is the 201st largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Boley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Boley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Boley is a town of service providers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boley who work in healthcare suport services (20.00%), food service (11.67%) and management occupations (10.83%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.86% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
Overall, Boley’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Boley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Boley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Boley, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.