Bell Buckle is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 506 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
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bell Buckle is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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
As is often the case in a small town, Bell Buckle doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.