Newell is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 600 people and just one neighborhood, Newell is the 97th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Newell is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.23% of the Newell workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Newell is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newell who work in sales jobs (14.56%), office and administrative support (12.36%) and teaching (7.42%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Newell is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Newell doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.