Allen is a tiny town located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 421 people and just one neighborhood, Allen is the 110th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Allen is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 100.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Allen is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Allen who work in food service (55.32%), office and administrative support (29.79%) and teaching (14.89%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Allen’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town 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, Allen has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Allen a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Allen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.