Stilwell is a very small town located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 3,646 people and just one neighborhood, Stilwell is the 83rd largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Stilwell home prices are not only among the most expensive in Kansas, but Stilwell real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Stilwell is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Stilwell is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stilwell who work in sales jobs (16.55%), management occupations (16.06%) and healthcare (10.92%).
Also of interest is that Stilwell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.86% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Stilwell’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Stilwell has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Stilwell has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Stilwell than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Stilwell may be for you.