Medford is a tiny city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 986 people and just one neighborhood, Medford is the 223rd largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Medford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Medford is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Medford who work in sales jobs (16.04%), office and administrative support (12.97%) and management occupations (9.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Medford 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. Medford has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Medford than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Medford may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Medford spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.50 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Medford does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.