Pilgrim is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 990 people and just one neighborhood, Pilgrim is the 254th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Pilgrim is a blue-collar town, with 59.87% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pilgrim is a town of transportation and shipping workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pilgrim who work in teaching (9.21%), healthcare (7.57%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (5.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Pilgrim’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pilgrim has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pilgrim a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Pilgrim, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 44.68 minutes every day commuting to work.
Pilgrim is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Pilgrim, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 97.04% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Being a small town, Pilgrim does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.