Hartly is a tiny town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 71 people and just one neighborhood, Hartly is the 44th largest community in Delaware.
Occupations and Workforce
Hartly is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.21% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hartly is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartly who work in office and administrative support (27.59%), personal care services (17.24%) and management occupations (10.34%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.13% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
In addition, Hartly is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
In Hartly, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Hartly is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.