Island is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 457 people and just one neighborhood, Island is the 340th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Island is a blue-collar town, with 46.28% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Island is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Island who work in office and administrative support (16.49%), sales jobs (11.17%) and management occupations (5.32%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Island’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!) Island 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. Island has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Island than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Island may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Island doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.