Sharpsburg is a tiny town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 706 people and just one neighborhood, Sharpsburg is the 237th largest community in Maryland. Much of the housing stock in Sharpsburg 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, Sharpsburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sharpsburg is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharpsburg who work in office and administrative support (20.52%), sales jobs (15.28%) and management occupations (10.26%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Sharpsburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.48 minutes every day commuting to work. It is, however, a pedestrian-friendly town. Many of its neighborhoods are dense enough and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.