Estelline is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 755 people and just one neighborhood, Estelline is the 78th largest community in South Dakota. Estelline has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Estelline is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.27% of the Estelline workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Estelline is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Estelline who work in farm management occupations (12.28%), management occupations (12.02%) and office and administrative support (8.70%).
In addition, many people in Estelline have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Estelline’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small city, Estelline doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.