Simpsonville is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,751 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Simpsonville is the 162nd largest community in Kentucky. Much of the housing stock in Simpsonville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Simpsonville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Simpsonville, where the median household income is $65,455.00.
Simpsonville real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Simpsonville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Simpsonville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Simpsonville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Simpsonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Simpsonville who work in office and administrative support (15.52%), sales jobs (12.17%), and healthcare (11.01%).
Also of interest is that Simpsonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Simpsonville is a very car-oriented city. 90.09% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Simpsonville is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Simpsonville has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small city, Simpsonville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Simpsonville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.20% of adults in Simpsonville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Simpsonville in 2010 was $27,524, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,096 for a family of four. However, Simpsonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Simpsonville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Simpsonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Simpsonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Simpsonville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.49% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Simpsonville include German, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Simpsonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.