Sharon Springs is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 756 people and just one neighborhood, Sharon Springs is the 219th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Sharon Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sharon Springs is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharon Springs who work in management occupations (21.17%), sales jobs (14.33%) and food service (10.10%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.14% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sharon Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sharon Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Sharon Springs spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.69 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Sharon Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.