Sharon is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 494 people and just one neighborhood, Sharon is the 225th largest community in South Carolina.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Sharon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sharon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sharon is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharon who work in food service (17.31%), management occupations (13.46%) and sales jobs (10.26%).
Of important note, Sharon is also a town of artists. Sharon has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Sharon’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Sharon telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.33% 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sharon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sharon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Sharon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.