Rankin is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 800 people and just one neighborhood, Rankin is the 876th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Rankin is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.53% of the Rankin workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Rankin is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rankin who work in maintenance occupations (15.54%), office and administrative support (11.66%) and management occupations (11.40%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Rankin 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.
One of the benefits of Rankin is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.80 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Rankin 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.