Pomeroy is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 1,386 people and just one neighborhood, Pomeroy is the 213th largest community in Washington. Pomeroy has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Pomeroy is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pomeroy is a city of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pomeroy who work in office and administrative support (14.80%), sales jobs (14.61%) and management occupations (14.23%).
A relatively large number of people in Pomeroy telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.61% 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 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, Pomeroy has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pomeroy a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.80 minutes getting to work every day.