Hartington is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 1,513 people and just one neighborhood, Hartington is the 75th largest community in Nebraska. Hartington has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Hartington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hartington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartington is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartington who work in sales jobs (13.15%), office and administrative support (10.63%) and teaching (8.53%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hartington is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hartington 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 city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Hartington has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hartington’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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 14.79 minutes getting to work every day.
Hartington 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.