Cadiz is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,626 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Cadiz is the 158th largest community in Kentucky.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Cadiz is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.09% of the Cadiz workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Cadiz is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cadiz who work in food service (13.12%), sales jobs (10.95%), and office and administrative support (9.09%).
Also of interest is that Cadiz has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Cadiz 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. Cadiz has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cadiz than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cadiz may be for you.
Cadiz is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Cadiz citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.73% of adults 25 and older in Cadiz have a college degree.
The per capita income in Cadiz in 2010 was $21,295, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,180 for a family of four. However, Cadiz contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cadiz is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cadiz home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cadiz residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cadiz include Irish, German, English, and Swiss.
The most common language spoken in Cadiz is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.