Parker's Crossroads is a tiny city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 332 people and just one neighborhood, Parker's Crossroads is the 374th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Parker's Crossroads is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Parker's Crossroads is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parker's Crossroads who work in healthcare (14.67%), sales jobs (12.00%) and office and administrative support (11.33%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.40% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Parker's Crossroads’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Parker's Crossroads is worth considering.
Parker's Crossroads 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.