Gilbert is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 639 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Gilbert is the 215th largest community in South Carolina.
Gilbert is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gilbert is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gilbert who work in management occupations (18.52%), healthcare (11.38%), and office and administrative support (8.20%).
In Gilbert, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.78 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Gilbert 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.
The population of Gilbert overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Gilbert, 22.88% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Gilbert in 2010 was $32,010, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,040 for a family of four. However, Gilbert contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Gilbert home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gilbert residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Gilbert include German, Scots-Irish, Irish, English, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Gilbert is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.