Gap is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,966 people and just one neighborhood, Gap is the 609th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Gap real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Gap house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gap is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gap is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gap who work in office and administrative support (13.47%), sales jobs (13.47%) and management occupations (7.93%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Gap is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Gap really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Gap perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Gap 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.