Stearns is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,382 people and just one neighborhood, Stearns is the 230th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Stearns is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Stearns is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stearns who work in teaching (29.41%), office and administrative support (17.65%) and sales jobs (11.52%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Stearns has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Also of interest is that Stearns has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Stearns 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.
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, Stearns has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Stearns a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Stearns doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.