Gap Mills is a very small town located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 3,115 people and just one neighborhood, Gap Mills is the 59th largest community in West Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Gap Mills, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.54% of Gap Mills’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Gap Mills is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gap Mills who work in office and administrative support (10.74%), management occupations (10.48%) and farm management occupations (9.81%).
Another important characteristic of Gap Mills is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
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, Gap Mills has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gap Mills a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Gap Mills is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Gap Mills, the average commute to work is 36.57 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Gap Mills is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.