Paisley is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 237 people and just one neighborhood, Paisley is the 205th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Paisley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Paisley is a city of service providers, farmers, fishers, or foresters and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Paisley who work in farm management occupations (26.36%), management occupations (16.36%) and personal care services (10.00%).
In addition, many people in Paisley 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.
A relatively large number of people in Paisley telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.80% 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
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Paisley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Paisley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.01 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Paisley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.