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
Unlike some cities, Spooner isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Spooner are a mix of both white- and blue-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%).
A relatively large number of people in Spooner telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.74% 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
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.
As is often the case in a small city, Spooner doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.