Artesia is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 431 people and just one neighborhood, Artesia is the 220th largest community in Mississippi.
Real Estate Prices
Artesia real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Artesia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Artesia is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.09% of the Artesia workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Artesia is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Artesia who work in sales jobs (16.52%), healthcare suport services (11.30%) and office and administrative support (10.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Artesia has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Artesia a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Artesia does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.