Fordsville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 524 people and just one neighborhood, Fordsville is the 331st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Fordsville is a blue-collar town, with 38.55% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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.
One downside of living in Fordsville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fordsville, the average commute to work is 31.61 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Fordsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.