South Tucson is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 5,730 people and just one neighborhood, South Tucson is the 65th largest community in Arizona.
Occupations and Workforce
South Tucson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, South Tucson is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in South Tucson who work in food service (22.44%), office and administrative support (9.57%) and sales jobs (6.51%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that South Tucson has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small city, South Tucson has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in South Tucson exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.