Fordsville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 527 people and just one neighborhood, Fordsville is the 331st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Fordsville is a blue-collar town, with 50.35% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Fordsville is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fordsville who work in food service (15.60%), office and administrative support (7.80%) and sales jobs (6.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Fordsville’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!) Fordsville 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. Fordsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fordsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fordsville may be for you.
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 31.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Fordsville 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.