Spooner is a very small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 2,616 people and just one neighborhood, Spooner is the 212th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Spooner is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Spooner is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Spooner who work in office and administrative support (16.37%), management occupations (8.28%) and personal care services (7.99%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.74% 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
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 17.71 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Spooner does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.