Elgin is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 624 people and just one neighborhood, Elgin is the 81st largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Elgin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Elgin is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elgin who work in office and administrative support (15.81%), management occupations (15.81%) and sales jobs (8.59%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Elgin’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Elgin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Elgin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Elgin spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.81 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Elgin 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.