Pilger is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 340 people and just one neighborhood, Pilger is the 173rd largest community in Nebraska. Pilger 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
When you are in Pilger, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.92% of Pilger’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Pilger is a village of managers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pilger who work in management occupations (15.49%), office and administrative support (11.27%) and farm management occupations (6.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Pilger’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Pilger has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Pilger has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pilger than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pilger may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Pilger doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.