Meade is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 1,637 people and just one neighborhood, Meade is the 140th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Meade isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Meade are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Meade is a city of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Meade who work in management occupations (18.34%), teaching (12.61%) and office and administrative support (8.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Meade 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, Meade really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Meade 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.
One of the benefits of Meade is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.30 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Meade is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.