Sedalia is a tiny town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 299 people and just one neighborhood, Sedalia is the 368th largest community in Kentucky. Sedalia has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Sedalia, where the median household income is $50,032.
Occupations and Workforce
Sedalia is a blue-collar town, with 78.57% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Sedalia is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sedalia who work in office and administrative support (18.57%), community and social services (2.86%) and art, media, and design (0.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Sedalia is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town 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, Sedalia is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Sedalia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.