Kettleman City is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,436 people and just one neighborhood, Kettleman City is the 673rd largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kettleman City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 64.29% of the Kettleman City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kettleman City is a town of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kettleman City who work in farm management occupations (40.39%), sales jobs (13.25%) and teaching (7.92%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Kettleman City work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Kettleman City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.