Gilbert is a tiny village located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 568 people and just one neighborhood, Gilbert is the 259th largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gilbert is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gilbert is a village of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gilbert who work in sales jobs (36.00%), management occupations (14.00%) and office and administrative support (9.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Gilbert’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Gilbert has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Gilbert has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Gilbert than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Gilbert may be for you.
Being a small village, Gilbert does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.