Exeland is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 197 people and just one neighborhood, Exeland is the 479th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Exeland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.18% of the Exeland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Exeland is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Exeland who work in sales jobs (17.65%), office and administrative support (11.76%) and healthcare suport services (4.71%).
Of important note, Exeland is also a village of artists. Exeland has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Exeland’s character.
Also of interest is that Exeland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.59% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 overall crime rate in Exeland is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Exeland has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Exeland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Exeland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Exeland may be for you.
One downside of living in Exeland, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.14 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small village, Exeland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.