Gladys is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 3,415 people and just one neighborhood, Gladys is the 166th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Gladys isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gladys are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gladys is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gladys who work in office and administrative support (14.07%), management occupations (8.85%) and personal care services (8.27%).
Also of interest is that Gladys has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Gladys has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gladys a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Gladys, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.52 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Gladys doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.