Winona is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,321 people and just one neighborhood, Winona is the 309th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Winona is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.07% of the Winona workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Winona is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winona who work in office and administrative support (17.44%), farm management occupations (7.06%) and maintenance occupations (6.40%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Winona 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. Winona has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Winona than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Winona may be for you.
One of the benefits of Winona is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.23 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Winona doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.