Paxton is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 505 people and just one neighborhood, Paxton is the 157th largest community in Nebraska. Paxton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Paxton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Paxton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Paxton is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Paxton who work in sales jobs (11.82%), management occupations (11.82%) and office and administrative support (10.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Paxton is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Paxton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Paxton perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.02 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small village, Paxton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.