Oran is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,275 people and just one neighborhood, Oran is the 313th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Oran is a blue-collar town, with 39.93% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oran is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oran who work in office and administrative support (16.35%), management occupations (8.78%) and sales jobs (5.34%).
A relatively large number of people in Oran telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.89% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
Oran is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Oran’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small city, Oran does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.