Tyler is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,116 people and just one neighborhood, Tyler is the 330th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Tyler isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tyler are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tyler is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tyler who work in teaching (8.58%), office and administrative support (8.41%) and sales jobs (7.61%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.37% 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
Because of many things, Tyler is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Tyler a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Tyler has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Tyler’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.