Polkville is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 817 people and just one neighborhood, Polkville is the 181st largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Polkville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.95% of Polkville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Polkville is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Polkville who work in office and administrative support (16.67%), sales jobs (7.21%) and management occupations (6.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Polkville 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. Polkville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Polkville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Polkville may be for you.
One downside of living in Polkville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.68 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Polkville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.