Oak Ridge is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 520 people and just one neighborhood, Oak Ridge is the 948th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Oak Ridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oak Ridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oak Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, managers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oak Ridge who work in sales jobs (17.55%), office and administrative support (15.36%) and management occupations (12.23%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Oak Ridge has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Oak Ridge a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Oak Ridge is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Oak Ridge, the average commute to work is 31.09 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Oak Ridge does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.