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.
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 very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Cusick isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 97.14% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
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.