Almo is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 4,512 people and just one neighborhood, Almo is the 91st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Almo is a blue-collar town, with 38.82% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Almo is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Almo who work in office and administrative support (13.28%), healthcare (9.96%) and teaching (7.66%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Almo is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Almo 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. Almo has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Almo than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Almo may be for you.
Almo is a very car-oriented town. 96.55% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Almo is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Almo has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small town, Almo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.