Gilbert is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 604 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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gilbert who work in sales jobs (15.90%), office and administrative support (11.05%), and management occupations (8.63%).
Also of interest is that Gilbert has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Gilbert, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.52 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Gilbert doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Gilbert citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.72% of adults 25 and older in Gilbert have a college degree.
The per capita income in Gilbert in 2010 was $20,942, which is middle income relative to South Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,768 for a family of four. However, Gilbert contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Gilbert is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 Black or African-American. Gilbert also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.38% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Gilbert include English, Scots-Irish, Scottish, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Gilbert is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.