Winner is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 2,862 people and just one neighborhood, Winner is the 26th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Winner is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winner is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winner who work in office and administrative support (10.08%), teaching (9.56%) and maintenance occupations (7.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Winner is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.03 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.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Winner has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.