Northwood is a tiny city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 918 people and just one neighborhood, Northwood is the 60th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Northwood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Northwood is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Northwood who work in maintenance occupations (15.11%), office and administrative support (12.54%) and management occupations (11.58%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Northwood’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, Northwood has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Northwood 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 Northwood spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.19 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Northwood 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.