Killdeer is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 1,026 people and just one neighborhood, Killdeer is the 74th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Killdeer is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.27% of the Killdeer workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Killdeer is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Killdeer who work in sales jobs (16.26%), teaching (9.26%) and maintenance occupations (6.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Killdeer is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Killdeer spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.17 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.