Quinter is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 960 people and just one neighborhood, Quinter is the 200th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Quinter is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Quinter is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Quinter who work in office and administrative support (12.78%), teaching (11.13%) and management occupations (10.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Quinter is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Quinter’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One of the benefits of Quinter is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.26 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.
Being a small city, Quinter does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.