Sutherland is a very small village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 1,344 people and just one neighborhood, Sutherland is the 85th largest community in Nebraska.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sutherland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.97% of the Sutherland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sutherland is a village of transportation and shipping workers, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sutherland who work in management occupations (14.25%), office and administrative support (8.66%) and teaching (5.73%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sutherland is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sutherland 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, Sutherland has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sutherland’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small village, Sutherland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.