St. Ignatius is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 852 people and just one neighborhood, St. Ignatius is the 76th largest community in Montana.
Occupations and Workforce
St. Ignatius is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, St. Ignatius is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Ignatius who work in office and administrative support (12.24%), management occupations (10.15%) and food service (9.85%).
Of important note, St. Ignatius is also a town of artists. St. Ignatius has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape St. Ignatius’s character.
A relatively large number of people in St. Ignatius telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.15% 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
Being a small town, St. Ignatius does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.