Woodland Mills is a tiny city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 369 people and just one neighborhood, Woodland Mills is the 370th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Woodland Mills is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.39% of the Woodland Mills workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Woodland Mills is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodland Mills who work in office and administrative support (13.66%), sales jobs (11.22%) and healthcare suport services (5.85%).
Also of interest is that Woodland Mills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Woodland Mills is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Woodland Mills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Woodland Mills perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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!) Woodland Mills 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. Woodland Mills has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Woodland Mills than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Woodland Mills may be for you.
Woodland Mills 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.