Jackpot is a very small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 1,298 people and just one neighborhood, Jackpot is the 37th largest community in Nevada.
Occupations and Workforce
Jackpot is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.82% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Jackpot is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Jackpot who work in personal care services (25.20%), maintenance occupations (23.99%) and food service (18.63%).
Of important note, Jackpot is also a town of artists. Jackpot has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Jackpot’s character.
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!) Jackpot 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. Jackpot has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Jackpot than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Jackpot may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Jackpot spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 8.34 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Jackpot 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.