Lowgap is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 320 people and just one neighborhood, Lowgap is the 517th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Lowgap is a blue-collar town, with 36.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lowgap is a town of service providers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lowgap who work in management occupations (16.80%), food service (16.00%) and maintenance occupations (14.40%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Lowgap has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Lowgap 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. Lowgap has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lowgap than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lowgap may be for you.
Lowgap is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Lowgap is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Lowgap has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Lowgap is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.