Drayton is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 789 people and just one neighborhood, Drayton is the 67th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Drayton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Drayton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Drayton who work in office and administrative support (21.88%), teaching (8.85%) and the sciences (7.55%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Drayton has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Drayton is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One of the benefits of Drayton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.87 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Drayton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.