Waubun is a tiny city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 401 people and just one neighborhood, Waubun is the 439th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Waubun is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Waubun is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waubun who work in office and administrative support (15.52%), personal care services (15.52%) and maintenance occupations (9.77%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Waubun spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.21 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Waubun has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly taxis - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.