Plainview is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,073 people and just one neighborhood, Plainview is the 222nd largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Plainview, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.81% of Plainview’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Plainview is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Plainview who work in office and administrative support (14.90%), sales jobs (8.80%) and management occupations (6.88%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Plainview has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Plainview has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Plainview than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Plainview may be for you.
One downside of living in Plainview is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Plainview, the average commute to work is 33.86 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Plainview does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.