Chetopa is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 1,091 people and just one neighborhood, Chetopa is the 180th largest community in Kansas. Much of the housing stock in Chetopa was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Chetopa isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chetopa are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chetopa is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chetopa who work in food service (13.53%), office and administrative support (13.11%) and personal care services (12.05%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Chetopa is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Chetopa is worth considering.
Being a small city, Chetopa does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.