Chiloquin is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 716 people and just one neighborhood, Chiloquin is the 183rd largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Chiloquin is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Chiloquin is a city of service providers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chiloquin who work in business and financial occupations (15.00%), management occupations (10.45%) and office and administrative support (10.45%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Chiloquin has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
A relatively large number of people in Chiloquin telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 16.90% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Chiloquin is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.90 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Chiloquin is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.