Moapa Town is a very small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 1,088 people and just one neighborhood, Moapa Town is the 40th largest community in Nevada.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Moapa Town, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.52% of Moapa Town’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Moapa Town is a town of transportation and shipping workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Moapa Town who work in food service (9.70%), sales jobs (7.21%) and computer science and math (6.97%).
Also of interest is that Moapa Town has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Moapa Town is also a town of artists. Moapa Town has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Moapa Town’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!) Moapa Town 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. Moapa Town has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Moapa Town than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Moapa Town may be for you.
One downside of living in Moapa Town is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Moapa Town, the average commute to work is 35.67 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Moapa Town is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Moapa Town is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Moapa Town has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Being a small town, Moapa Town does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.