Blair is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 7,975 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Blair is the 19th largest community in Nebraska.
Blair real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Blair house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Blair is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Blair is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blair who work in office and administrative support (15.83%), management occupations (10.62%), and teaching (10.21%).
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 17.87 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Blair does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Blair is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.06% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Blair in 2010 was $24,790, which is middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,160 for a family of four. However, Blair contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Blair home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blair residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Blair include Irish, Danish, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Blair is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.