Dunsmuir is a very small city located in the state of California. With a population of 1,574 people and just one neighborhood, Dunsmuir is the 655th largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Dunsmuir was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Dunsmuir is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dunsmuir is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunsmuir who work in office and administrative support (18.78%), management occupations (10.13%) and teaching (7.81%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Dunsmuir 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, Dunsmuir 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 Dunsmuir exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.