Eureka is a tiny town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 620 people and just one neighborhood, Eureka is the 47th largest community in Nevada.
Occupations and Workforce
Eureka is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.23% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Eureka is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Eureka who work in teaching (24.47%), office and administrative support (17.72%) and business and financial occupations (14.77%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Eureka 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. Eureka has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Eureka than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Eureka may be for you.
One of the benefits of Eureka is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 10.73 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Eureka is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.