Maysville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 8,819 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Maysville is the 44th largest community in Kentucky.
Maysville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Maysville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Maysville who work in office and administrative support (17.64%), management occupations (9.55%), and healthcare (8.53%).
One of the benefits of Maysville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.90 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of adults in Maysville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.78% of adults in Maysville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Maysville in 2010 was $23,643, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,572 for a family of four. However, Maysville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Maysville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Maysville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Maysville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Maysville include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Maysville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.