Robbins is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 284 people and just one neighborhood, Robbins is the 382nd largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Robbins is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 67.90% of the Robbins workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Robbins is a town of transportation and shipping workers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Robbins who work in office and administrative support (14.81%), farm management occupations (14.81%) and teaching (9.88%).
In addition, many people in Robbins have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Robbins’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Robbins 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. Robbins has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Robbins than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Robbins may be for you.
One downside of living in Robbins is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Robbins, the average commute to work is 63.64 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Robbins is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.