Belfry is a somewhat small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 6,915 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Belfry is the 59th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Belfry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Belfry is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Belfry who work in office and administrative support (14.89%), sales jobs (12.87%), and healthcare (7.24%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Belfry is worth considering.
The rate of college-level education in Belfry is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.11% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Belfry in 2010 was $18,254, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,016 for a family of four. However, Belfry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Belfry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belfry residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Belfry include English, German, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Belfry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Vietnamese.