Gobles is a tiny city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 811 people and just one neighborhood, Gobles is the 503rd largest community in Michigan. Gobles has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Gobles isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gobles are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gobles is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gobles who work in food service (14.52%), office and administrative support (12.90%) and maintenance occupations (8.71%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Gobles is worth considering.
One downside of living in Gobles, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.62 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Gobles doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.