Scio is a tiny city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 852 people and just one neighborhood, Scio is the 179th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Scio, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.53% of Scio’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Scio is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scio who work in office and administrative support (20.53%), art, media, and design (5.87%) and teaching (5.33%).
Of important note, Scio is also a city of artists. Scio has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Scio’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Scio is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Scio, the average commute to work is 31.61 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Scio doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.