Littlefork is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 623 people and just one neighborhood, Littlefork is the 401st largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Littlefork is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.13% of the Littlefork workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Littlefork is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Littlefork who work in office and administrative support (17.75%), sales jobs (14.13%) and farm management occupations (8.70%).
Another important characteristic of Littlefork is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.87% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Littlefork is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Littlefork is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.02 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.
Littlefork 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.