Hustonville is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 399 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hustonville is the 350th largest community in Kentucky.
When you are in Hustonville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.21% of Hustonville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hustonville is a city of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hustonville who work in office and administrative support (17.09%), healthcare (7.04%), and teaching (7.04%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.54% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Overall, Hustonville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hustonville is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Hustonville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Hustonville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.94% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hustonville in 2010 was $17,405, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,620 for a family of four.
The people who call Hustonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hustonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hustonville include English, Irish, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hustonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.