Farnam is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 169 people and just one neighborhood, Farnam is the 189th largest community in Nebraska. Much of the housing stock in Farnam was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Farnam is a blue-collar town, with 40.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Farnam is a village of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Farnam who work in office and administrative support (17.50%), management occupations (14.17%) and teaching (8.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Farnam is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Farnam a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Farnam has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Farnam’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents will find that the village 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, Farnam is worth considering.
Farnam is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.