Booneville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 76 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Booneville is the 399th largest community in Kentucky.
Booneville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Booneville is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Booneville who work in healthcare (39.13%), personal care services (26.09%), and sales jobs (8.70%).
Overall, Booneville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the city 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, Booneville is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.24 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Booneville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Booneville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.42% of adults in Booneville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Booneville in 2010 was $22,859, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,436 for a family of four. However, Booneville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Booneville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 43.90% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Booneville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Booneville residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Booneville include English, Dutch, Irish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Booneville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.