Edmonton is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,568 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Edmonton is the 216th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities, Edmonton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Edmonton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Edmonton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edmonton who work in sales jobs (14.22%), office and administrative support (12.64%), and maintenance occupations (7.90%).
Overall, Edmonton’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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!) Edmonton 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. Edmonton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Edmonton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Edmonton may be for you.
Being a small city, Edmonton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Edmonton, just 10.15% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Edmonton in 2010 was $16,978, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,912 for a family of four.
The people who call Edmonton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edmonton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Edmonton include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Edmonton is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.