Porter is a tiny town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 577 people and just one neighborhood, Porter is the 273rd largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Porter, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 63.89% of Porter’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Porter is a town of construction workers and builders, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Porter who work in office and administrative support (12.04%), management occupations (7.41%) and sales jobs (5.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Porter 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. Porter has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Porter than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Porter may be for you.
One downside of living in Porter, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.13 minutes every day commuting to work.
Porter is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.