Effingham is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 526 people and just one neighborhood, Effingham is the 240th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Effingham is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Effingham is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Effingham who work in office and administrative support (15.35%), teaching (10.70%) and sales jobs (9.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Effingham’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
In Effingham, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.