Boardman is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 3,329 people and just one neighborhood, Boardman is the 100th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Boardman, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 63.18% of Boardman’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Boardman is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boardman who work in farm management occupations (23.13%), management occupations (6.20%) and maintenance occupations (5.81%).
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!) Boardman 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. Boardman has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Boardman than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Boardman may be for you.