Volga is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 1,817 people and just one neighborhood, Volga is the 42nd largest community in South Dakota.
Real Estate Prices
Volga real estate is some of the most expensive in South Dakota, although Volga house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Volga isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Volga are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Volga is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Volga who work in office and administrative support (18.38%), management occupations (11.40%) and sales jobs (6.18%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Volga is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Volga a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Volga has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Volga’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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 17.53 minutes getting to work every day.
Volga is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.