Oak Ridge is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 531 people and just one neighborhood, Oak Ridge is the 948th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Oak Ridge is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Oak Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oak Ridge who work in office and administrative support (23.33%), sales jobs (16.30%) and management occupations (7.04%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Oak Ridge 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. Oak Ridge has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Oak Ridge than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Oak Ridge may be for you.
One downside of living in Oak Ridge, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.10 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Oak Ridge does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.