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. 61.34% 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 (13.45%), management occupations (8.40%) and sales jobs (6.72%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town 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, Porter is worth considering.
In Porter, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.45 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly 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.