Thompson Falls is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 1,340 people and just one neighborhood, Thompson Falls is the 56th largest community in Montana.
Occupations and Workforce
Thompson Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Thompson Falls is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Thompson Falls who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.31%) and sales jobs (8.79%).
Also of interest is that Thompson Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Thompson Falls telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.00% 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
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Thompson Falls is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Thompson Falls spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.24 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Thompson Falls is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.