Kempton is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 317 people and just one neighborhood, Kempton is the 416th largest community in Indiana. Kempton has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kempton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.63% of the Kempton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kempton is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kempton who work in maintenance occupations (8.89%), office and administrative support (7.41%) and management occupations (5.93%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Kempton is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Kempton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Kempton perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Kempton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.50 minutes every day commuting to work.
Kempton 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.