Dittmer is a somewhat small town located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 5,879 people and just one neighborhood, Dittmer is the 120th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Dittmer, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.22% of Dittmer’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Dittmer is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dittmer who work in office and administrative support (12.16%), sales jobs (8.68%) and healthcare (7.22%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Dittmer has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Dittmer has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dittmer than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dittmer may be for you.
One downside of living in Dittmer, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 41.88 minutes every day commuting to work.