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
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, Porter has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Porter a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Porter is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Porter, the average commute to work is 38.13 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
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.