Edgemont is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 774 people and just one neighborhood, Edgemont is the 77th largest community in South Dakota.
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Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Edgemont is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.35% of the Edgemont workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Edgemont is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgemont who work in office and administrative support (10.82%), healthcare suport services (10.23%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.23%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Edgemont 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. Edgemont has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Edgemont than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Edgemont may be for you.
Edgemont is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.