Gap Mills is a very small town located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 3,138 people and just one neighborhood, Gap Mills is the 59th largest community in West Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Gap Mills is a blue-collar town, with 36.54% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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
Gap Mills’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.57 minutes every day commuting to work.
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.