Horse Branch is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,870 people and just one neighborhood, Horse Branch is the 198th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Horse Branch is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 61.06% of the Horse Branch workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Horse Branch is a town of production and manufacturing workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Horse Branch who work in healthcare (15.31%), farm management occupations (6.81%) and office and administrative support (5.86%).
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, Horse Branch has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Horse Branch a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Horse Branch is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Horse Branch, the average commute to work is 32.04 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.