Goshen is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 355 people and just one neighborhood, Goshen is the 331st largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Goshen is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.40% of the Goshen workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Goshen is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Goshen who work in sales jobs (12.00%), teaching (9.60%) and personal care services (9.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Goshen’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Goshen has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Goshen a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Goshen doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.