Fordsville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 527 people and just one neighborhood, Fordsville is the 331st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Fordsville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.55% of Fordsville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fordsville is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fordsville who work in management occupations (12.85%), food service (12.29%) and office and administrative support (7.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Fordsville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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!) Fordsville 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. Fordsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fordsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fordsville may be for you.
In Fordsville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.61 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Fordsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.