Raymond is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 185 people and just one neighborhood, Raymond is the 190th largest community in Nebraska. Raymond has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Raymond real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Raymond house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Raymond is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.44% of the Raymond workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Raymond is a village of professionals, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Raymond who work in healthcare (13.33%), office and administrative support (10.00%) and sales jobs (6.67%).
Also of interest is that Raymond has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Raymond is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Raymond’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small village, Raymond doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.