Sharpsburg is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 363 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sharpsburg is the 427th largest community in Georgia.
Sharpsburg real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Sharpsburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sharpsburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sharpsburg is a town of professionals, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharpsburg who work in healthcare suport services (9.25%), teaching (9.25%), and sales jobs (6.94%).
Also of interest is that Sharpsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Sharpsburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Sharpsburg, the average commute to work is 33.01 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Sharpsburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Sharpsburg citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.49% of adults 25 and older in Sharpsburg have a college degree.
The per capita income in Sharpsburg in 2010 was $24,957, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,828 for a family of four. However, Sharpsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sharpsburg is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sharpsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sharpsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sharpsburg include Irish, German, English, Haitian, and British.
The most common language spoken in Sharpsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.