Fessenden is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 477 people and just one neighborhood, Fessenden is the 90th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Fessenden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fessenden are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fessenden is a city of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fessenden who work in management occupations (20.93%), office and administrative support (14.34%) and sales jobs (10.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Fessenden is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Fessenden’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.25 minutes getting to work every day.
Fessenden 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.