Edgemont is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 740 people and just one neighborhood, Edgemont is the 77th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Edgemont is a blue-collar town, with 38.14% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Edgemont is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgemont who work in office and administrative support (13.51%), law enforcement and fire fighting (9.31%) and management occupations (7.51%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city 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, Edgemont is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Edgemont spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.85 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Edgemont does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.