Oak Ridge is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 495 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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Oak Ridge is worth considering.
One downside of living in Oak Ridge, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.09 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.