Benkelman is a tiny city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 888 people and just one neighborhood, Benkelman is the 113th largest community in Nebraska.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Benkelman, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.04% of Benkelman’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Benkelman is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Benkelman who work in office and administrative support (15.32%), management occupations (13.74%) and healthcare (7.21%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Benkelman’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Benkelman spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 12.60 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Benkelman 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.