Presho is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 507 people and just one neighborhood, Presho is the 104th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Presho is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Presho is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Presho who work in management occupations (13.74%), office and administrative support (13.36%) and sales jobs (10.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Presho is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Presho is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Presho really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Presho perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small city, Presho does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.