Hurstbourne is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 4,336 people and just one neighborhood, Hurstbourne is the 105th largest community in Kentucky.
Real Estate Prices
Hurstbourne home prices are not only among the most expensive in Kentucky, but Hurstbourne real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Hurstbourne is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hurstbourne is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hurstbourne who work in management occupations (19.55%), sales jobs (17.20%) and office and administrative support (11.91%).
Also of interest is that Hurstbourne has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Hurstbourne telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.28% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Hurstbourne is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.