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.
One of the benefits of Cusick is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.93 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Cusick is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Cusick, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 97.14% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Cusick doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.