Wister is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,076 people and just one neighborhood, Wister is the 208th largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Wister, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.47% of Wister’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wister is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wister who work in sales jobs (13.95%), food service (11.63%) and office and administrative support (9.30%).
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!) Wister 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. Wister has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Wister than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Wister may be for you.
Wister 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.