Walland is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 268 people and just one neighborhood, Walland is the 388th largest community in Tennessee.
Real Estate Prices
Walland real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Walland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Walland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.65% of the Walland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Walland is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Walland who work in personal care services (17.65%), maintenance occupations (12.94%) and management occupations (9.41%).
Also of interest is that Walland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Walland is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
The overall crime rate in Walland is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Walland has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Walland a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Walland, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.91 minutes every day commuting to work.
Walland 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.