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
The overall crime rate in Goshen 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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Goshen is worth considering.
Goshen 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.