Cusick is a tiny town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 204 people and just one neighborhood, Cusick is the 280th largest community in Washington. Much of the housing stock in Cusick was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Cusick is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cusick is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cusick who work in maintenance occupations (45.71%), food service (34.29%) and personal care services (5.71%).
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, Cusick has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cusick a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cusick spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.93 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Cusick is a very car-oriented town. 97.14% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Cusick is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Cusick has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small town, Cusick doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.