Thelma is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 3,006 people and just one neighborhood, Thelma is the 139th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Thelma isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Thelma are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Thelma is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Thelma who work in office and administrative support (19.52%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.61%) and food service (9.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Thelma’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, Thelma has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Thelma a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Thelma, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.42 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Thelma does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.