Belton is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,963 people and just one neighborhood, Belton is the 192nd largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Belton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.17% of the Belton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Belton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Belton who work in office and administrative support (18.80%), healthcare (7.69%) and management occupations (5.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Belton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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!) Belton 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. Belton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Belton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Belton may be for you.
Belton 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.