Harper is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 1,398 people and just one neighborhood, Harper is the 150th largest community in Kansas. Harper has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Harper isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Harper are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Harper is a city of professionals, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Harper who work in office and administrative support (12.73%), management occupations (12.59%) and teaching (9.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Harper 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 of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.43 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Harper does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.