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. Much of the housing stock in Spalding was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Spalding 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Spalding has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Spalding’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 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 16.48 minutes getting to work every day.
Spalding is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.