Sharpsville is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 585 people and just one neighborhood, Sharpsville is the 376th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Sharpsville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sharpsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sharpsville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharpsville who work in sales jobs (10.47%), office and administrative support (9.39%) and food service (6.50%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sharpsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Sharpsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Sharpsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
As is often the case in a small town, Sharpsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.