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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Oak Ridge is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oak Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Oak Ridge who work in office and administrative support (20.51%), sales jobs (13.55%) and teaching (11.72%).
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.
Oak Ridge is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.