Pine Ridge is a very small town located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 3,462 people and just one neighborhood, Pine Ridge is the 23rd largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Pine Ridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pine Ridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pine Ridge is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Ridge who work in teaching (15.97%), office and administrative support (10.87%) and healthcare (10.20%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Pine Ridge is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 9.93 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.