Galveston is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,288 people and just one neighborhood, Galveston is the 273rd largest community in Indiana. Galveston has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Galveston is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.91% of the Galveston workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Galveston is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galveston who work in office and administrative support (14.00%), food service (9.94%) and sales jobs (9.39%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Galveston’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Galveston 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.