Wilbur is a tiny town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 846 people and just one neighborhood, Wilbur is the 243rd largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wilbur is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wilbur is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilbur who work in sales jobs (21.40%), office and administrative support (15.95%) and management occupations (8.56%).
Also of interest is that Wilbur has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Wilbur’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Wilbur has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wilbur a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Wilbur is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.24 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.
Being a small town, Wilbur does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.