Galva is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 898 people and just one neighborhood, Galva is the 204th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Galva is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Galva is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galva who work in sales jobs (10.40%), office and administrative support (10.17%) and teaching (10.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Galva’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One of the benefits of Galva is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.73 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Galva doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.