Mayville is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 1,843 people and just one neighborhood, Mayville is the 29th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Mayville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mayville is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mayville who work in management occupations (11.37%), teaching (10.27%) and office and administrative support (9.62%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Mayville is a small town with a large college student population. Because of this, there is a real youthful, hip vibe to the place, and much of the life in the town is centered on the college. This has helped Mayville to buck the trend of other small towns that have suffered declining populations over the past 20 to 30 years. Spending by students, and faculty and staff jobs, are a big part of the local economy.
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 14.64 minutes getting to work every day.
Mayville 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.