Dewar is a tiny town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 871 people and just one neighborhood, Dewar is the 229th largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dewar is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.94% of the Dewar workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dewar is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Dewar who work in office and administrative support (13.13%), food service (8.38%) and sales jobs (7.26%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Dewar is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Dewar 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. Dewar has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dewar than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dewar may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Dewar doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.