Spalding is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 467 people and just one neighborhood, Spalding is the 160th largest community in Nebraska. Spalding has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Spalding isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Spalding are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Spalding is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Spalding who work in sales jobs (15.25%), management occupations (15.25%) and food service (11.02%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Spalding 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, Spalding really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Spalding 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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Spalding spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.48 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small village, Spalding does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.