Axtell is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 409 people and just one neighborhood, Axtell is the 261st largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Axtell, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.55% of Axtell’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Axtell is a city of professionals, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Axtell who work in office and administrative support (10.63%), sales jobs (7.73%) and management occupations (6.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Axtell is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Axtell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Axtell perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Axtell has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Axtell has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Axtell than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Axtell may be for you.
Being a small city, Axtell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.