Boley is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,183 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, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boley who work in food service (15.29%), healthcare suport services (11.76%) and healthcare (11.76%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 22.62% 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
Boley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Being a small town, Boley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.