Shevlin is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 178 people and just one neighborhood, Shevlin is the 477th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Shevlin, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.71% of Shevlin’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Shevlin is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shevlin who work in sales jobs (28.57%), office and administrative support (10.71%) and management occupations (8.93%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 18.87% 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, Shevlin is worth considering.
One downside of living in Shevlin, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.79 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Shevlin does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.