Crete is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 7,034 people and just one neighborhood, Crete is the 24th largest community in Nebraska.
Occupations and Workforce
Crete is a blue-collar town, with 40.05% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Crete is a city of service providers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crete who work in office and administrative support (9.18%), personal care services (8.17%) and healthcare (7.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Crete, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Crete provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
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 17.29 minutes getting to work every day.
Crete 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.