Bell Buckle is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 500 people and just one neighborhood, Bell Buckle is the 355th largest community in Tennessee. Much of the housing stock in Bell Buckle was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
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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, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bell Buckle who work in teaching (24.65%), office and administrative support (11.63%) and management occupations (7.44%).
Of important note, Bell Buckle is also a town of artists. Bell Buckle has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bell Buckle’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Bell Buckle telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.23% 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.