Nenana is a tiny city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 376 people and just one neighborhood, Nenana is the 55th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Nenana isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nenana are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nenana is a city of managers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Nenana who work in management occupations (22.68%), food service (8.76%) and teaching (8.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Nenana’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The city 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, Nenana has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Nenana a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.57 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Nenana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.