Prentiss is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,017 people and just one neighborhood, Prentiss is the 164th largest community in Mississippi.
Occupations and Workforce
Prentiss is a blue-collar town, with 36.64% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Prentiss is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Prentiss who work in office and administrative support (10.21%), healthcare (8.41%) and sales jobs (7.51%).
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!) Prentiss 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. Prentiss has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Prentiss than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Prentiss may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Prentiss doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.