Bogue Chitto is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 521 people and just one neighborhood, Bogue Chitto is the 208th largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bogue Chitto is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bogue Chitto is a town of sales and office workers, managers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bogue Chitto who work in sales jobs (44.49%), management occupations (31.36%) and personal care services (7.63%).
A relatively large number of people in Bogue Chitto telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 31.36% 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
Overall, Bogue Chitto’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Bogue Chitto is worth considering.
In Bogue Chitto, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.17 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Bogue Chitto does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.