Wishek is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 992 people and just one neighborhood, Wishek is the 55th largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Wishek isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wishek are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wishek is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wishek who work in office and administrative support (11.79%), sales jobs (10.95%) and healthcare suport services (9.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Wishek’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Wishek is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Wishek is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 10.52 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Wishek does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.