Artesia is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 433 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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Artesia is worth considering.
Artesia is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.