Bell Buckle is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 512 people and just one neighborhood, Bell Buckle is the 355th largest community in Tennessee. Bell Buckle has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Bell Buckle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bell Buckle is a town of professionals, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bell Buckle who work in teaching (19.11%), architecture and engineering (10.16%) and healthcare (9.35%).
A relatively large number of people in Bell Buckle telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.54% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Bell Buckle does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.