Pecan Gap is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 201 people and just one neighborhood, Pecan Gap is the 1023rd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Pecan Gap is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pecan Gap is a city of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pecan Gap who work in management occupations (24.05%), office and administrative support (13.92%) and maintenance occupations (13.92%).
Of important note, Pecan Gap is also a city of artists. Pecan Gap has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Pecan Gap’s character.
Also of interest is that Pecan Gap has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Pecan Gap 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.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Pecan Gap 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. Pecan Gap has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pecan Gap than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pecan Gap may be for you.
In Pecan Gap, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.39 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Pecan Gap does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.