Shonto is a tiny town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 595 people and just one neighborhood, Shonto is the 143rd largest community in Arizona.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Shonto is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shonto is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shonto who work in maintenance occupations (21.19%), healthcare (15.25%) and teaching (13.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Shonto is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.18 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.
Being a small town, Shonto does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.