Morton is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 1,116 people and just one neighborhood, Morton is the 224th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Morton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Morton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morton who work in teaching (17.40%), sales jobs (11.88%) and office and administrative support (9.39%).
A relatively large number of people in Morton telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.78% 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