Oklee is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 424 people and just one neighborhood, Oklee is the 433rd largest community in Minnesota. Oklee has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Oklee is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.50% of the Oklee workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Oklee is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oklee who work in office and administrative support (11.46%), food service (10.94%) and sales jobs (9.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Oklee is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Oklee is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Oklee doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.