Kadoka is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 699 people and just one neighborhood, Kadoka is the 91st largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Kadoka is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Kadoka is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kadoka who work in management occupations (21.26%), teaching (14.67%) and office and administrative support (14.07%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.78% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Kadoka has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Kadoka a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Kadoka spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.13 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Kadoka 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.