Nome is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 561 people and just one neighborhood, Nome is the 926th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Nome is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nome is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nome who work in office and administrative support (16.74%), management occupations (12.45%) and sales jobs (9.44%).
Of important note, Nome is also a city of artists. Nome has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Nome’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Nome 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, Nome really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Nome 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!) Nome 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. Nome has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Nome than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Nome may be for you.