Sunburst is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 367 people and just one neighborhood, Sunburst is the 110th largest community in Montana.
Occupations and Workforce
Sunburst is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sunburst is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunburst who work in office and administrative support (20.25%), law enforcement and fire fighting (14.72%) and sales jobs (11.66%).
A relatively large number of people in Sunburst telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.88% 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
Because of many things, Sunburst is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Sunburst really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Sunburst perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.49 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, Sunburst doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.