De Smet is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 1,090 people and just one neighborhood, De Smet is the 62nd largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
De Smet is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, De Smet is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in De Smet who work in office and administrative support (15.40%), healthcare (9.93%) and management occupations (8.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in De Smet is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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 18.44 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, De Smet does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.