Philpot is a tiny town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 991 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Philpot is the 258th largest community in Kentucky.
Philpot is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Philpot is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Philpot who work in teaching (21.20%), management occupations (13.80%), and office and administrative support (10.60%).
Philpot is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Philpot’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small town, Philpot doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Philpot is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.56% of adults in Philpot have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Philpot in 2018 was $36,375, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,500 for a family of four.
The people who call Philpot home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Philpot residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Philpot include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Philpot is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and West Germanic languages.