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
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!) Cusick 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. Cusick has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cusick than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cusick may be for you.
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.
Cusick 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.