Corbett is a very small town located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 4,049 people and just one neighborhood, Corbett is the 91st largest community in Oregon.
Real Estate Prices
Corbett home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Corbett real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Corbett isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Corbett are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Corbett is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corbett who work in management occupations (17.14%), office and administrative support (16.28%) and healthcare (11.10%).
Also of interest is that Corbett has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 12.53% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
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!) Corbett 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. Corbett has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Corbett than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Corbett may be for you.
One downside of living in Corbett, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.18 minutes every day commuting to work.