Fordsville, KY

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Fordsville Profile


Overview

Fordsville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 530 people and just one neighborhood, Fordsville is the 331st largest community in Kentucky.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Fordsville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.68% of the Fordsville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Fordsville is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fordsville who work in office and administrative support (17.68%), sales jobs (13.41%), and food service (6.71%).


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Fordsville 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 city 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, Fordsville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Fordsville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Fordsville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fordsville, the average commute to work is 30.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Fordsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Fordsville Demographics

Fordsville ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 2.22% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Fordsville in 2010 was $17,959, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,836 for a family of four. However, Fordsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Fordsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fordsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fordsville include German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Fordsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Fordsville 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 2.19

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Fordsville 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 21.78

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Fordsville 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 29

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Fordsville Elementary School
359 W Main St
Fordsville, KY, 42343
PK-06
Wayland Alexander Elementary School
1250 Oakwood Dr
Hartford, KY, 42347
PK-06
Ohio County Middle School
1404 S Main St
Hartford, KY, 42347
07-08
Beaver Dam Elementary School
183 Us Hwy 62 E
Beaver Dam, KY, 42320
PK-06
Horse Branch Elementary School
11980 Us Hwy 62 E
Horse Branch, KY, 42349
PK-06
Ohio County High School
1400 S Main St
Hartford, KY, 42347
09-12
Southern Elementary School
3836 Us Hwy 231 S
Beaver Dam, KY, 42320
PK-06
Western Elementary School
4008 St Rt 85 E
Centertown, KY, 42328
PK-06
Ohio County Alternative Learning Program School
100 W Render St
Hartford, KY, 42347
08-12
Ohio County Day Treatment School
100 W Render St
Hartford, KY, 42347
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.1% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.0% 47.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 6.2%

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