Flat Lick is a tiny town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 952 people and just one neighborhood, Flat Lick is the 262nd largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Flat Lick, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.09% of Flat Lick’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Flat Lick is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Flat Lick who work in teaching (11.98%), healthcare (10.14%) and personal care services (10.14%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Flat Lick work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Flat Lick is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Flat Lick has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Flat Lick a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Flat Lick is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Flat Lick, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 100.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Flat Lick doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.