Flatgap is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,674 people and just one neighborhood, Flatgap is the 151st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Flatgap, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 46.68% of Flatgap’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Flatgap is a town of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Flatgap who work in office and administrative support (13.30%), sales jobs (8.35%) and healthcare (5.94%).
Also of interest is that Flatgap has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Flatgap’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Flatgap has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Flatgap a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Flatgap, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.32 minutes every day commuting to work.