Lena is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 143 people and just one neighborhood, Lena is the 244th largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
Lena is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lena is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lena who work in sales jobs (13.85%), law enforcement and fire fighting (12.31%) and teaching (12.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Lena is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Lena has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lena a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lena, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.32 minutes every day commuting to work.
Lena 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.