Lower Brule is a tiny town located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 628 people and just one neighborhood, Lower Brule is the 95th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lower Brule is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lower Brule is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lower Brule who work in teaching (13.50%), office and administrative support (12.66%) and maintenance occupations (12.66%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Lower Brule has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Of important note, Lower Brule is also a town of artists. Lower Brule has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lower Brule’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Lower Brule spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 8.76 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.