Porter is a tiny town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 578 people and just one neighborhood, Porter is the 273rd largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Porter is a blue-collar town, with 63.89% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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
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 38.13 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Porter does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.