Barron is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,344 people and just one neighborhood, Barron is the 179th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Barron, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 53.35% of Barron’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Barron is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barron who work in office and administrative support (16.19%), maintenance occupations (6.76%) and sales jobs (4.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Barron’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One of the benefits of Barron is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.20 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.
Barron 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.