Scurry is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 716 people and just one neighborhood, Scurry is the 898th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Scurry is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Scurry is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scurry who work in office and administrative support (14.39%), teaching (11.87%) and business and financial occupations (8.84%).
A relatively large number of people in Scurry telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.59% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Scurry has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Scurry a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Scurry, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.51 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Scurry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.