Edgemont is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 742 people and just one neighborhood, Edgemont is the 77th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Edgemont, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.37% of Edgemont’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Edgemont is a city of transportation and shipping workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgemont who work in office and administrative support (8.09%), maintenance occupations (7.77%) and food service (6.80%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city 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, Edgemont has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Edgemont a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
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 17.43 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Edgemont doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.