Lemmon is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 1,240 people and just one neighborhood, Lemmon is the 57th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Lemmon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lemmon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lemmon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lemmon who work in sales jobs (12.58%), office and administrative support (11.80%) and personal care services (9.78%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Lemmon 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.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lemmon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lemmon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lemmon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lemmon may be for you.
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 12.61 minutes getting to work every day.