Williams is a very small town located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 1,075 people and just one neighborhood, Williams is the 168th largest community in Oregon.
Real Estate Prices
Williams home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Williams real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Williams is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Williams is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Williams who work in maintenance occupations (15.45%), management occupations (12.36%) and teaching (11.52%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.43% 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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Williams is worth considering.
One downside of living in Williams is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Williams, the average commute to work is 31.47 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.