Adrian is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 172 people and just one neighborhood, Adrian is the 207th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Adrian is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.53% of the Adrian workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Adrian is a city of professionals, managers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Adrian who work in farm management occupations (11.76%), management occupations (11.76%) and community and social services (9.41%).
In addition, many people in Adrian have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
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!) Adrian 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. Adrian has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Adrian than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Adrian may be for you.
In Adrian, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.63 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Adrian does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.