Bassett is a tiny city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 557 people and just one neighborhood, Bassett is the 146th largest community in Nebraska.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bassett is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.05% of the Bassett workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bassett is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bassett who work in office and administrative support (11.58%), farm management occupations (7.72%) and healthcare suport services (6.75%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Bassett is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One of the benefits of Bassett is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.81 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, Bassett does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.