Burke is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 594 people and just one neighborhood, Burke is the 96th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Burke is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Burke is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Burke who work in office and administrative support (14.65%), management occupations (12.09%) and sales jobs (11.36%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Burke’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the city 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, Burke is worth considering.
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 12.63 minutes getting to work every day.
Burke is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.