Hallock is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 954 people and just one neighborhood, Hallock is the 349th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Hallock isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hallock are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hallock is a city of professionals, managers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hallock who work in management occupations (14.08%), teaching (10.44%) and office and administrative support (8.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hallock 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, Hallock really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hallock 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.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Hallock 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. Hallock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hallock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hallock may be for you.
One of the benefits of Hallock is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.95 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, Hallock does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.