Oglesby is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 469 people and just one neighborhood, Oglesby is the 952nd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Oglesby, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.71% of Oglesby’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Oglesby is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oglesby who work in office and administrative support (24.62%), maintenance occupations (5.03%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (4.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Oglesby 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 city 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, Oglesby has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Oglesby a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Oglesby doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.