John Day is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 1,680 people and just one neighborhood, John Day is the 140th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, John Day isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in John Day are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, John Day is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in John Day who work in the sciences (13.28%), office and administrative support (10.80%) and healthcare (8.61%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that John Day 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of John Day is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.08 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.