Strum is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,130 people and just one neighborhood, Strum is the 335th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Strum is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Strum is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Strum who work in office and administrative support (17.56%), healthcare (8.06%) and sales jobs (7.23%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.28% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
Overall, Strum’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small village, Strum doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.