Gettysburg is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 506 people and just one neighborhood, Gettysburg is the 668th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Gettysburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Gettysburg is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.82% of the Gettysburg workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Gettysburg is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gettysburg who work in sales jobs (17.98%), healthcare suport services (5.99%) and teaching (5.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Gettysburg is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.