Sharpsburg, GA

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Living in Sharpsburg

Sharpsburg is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 327 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sharpsburg is the 442nd 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.

Sharpsburg is a blue-collar town, with 38.57% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Sharpsburg is a town of professionals, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharpsburg who work in sales jobs (9.87%), healthcare (8.52%), and personal care services (7.17%).

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.

A relatively large number of people in Sharpsburg telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.97% 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.

In Sharpsburg, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Sharpsburg 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.

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. 19.77% of adults 25 and older in Sharpsburg have a college degree.

The per capita income in Sharpsburg in 2018 was $35,643, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,572 for a family of four. However, Sharpsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Sharpsburg is a somewhat 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, European, Italian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Sharpsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

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