Thelma is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,994 people and just one neighborhood, Thelma is the 139th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Thelma isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Thelma are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Thelma is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Thelma who work in office and administrative support (19.52%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.61%) and food service (9.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Thelma 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, Thelma has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Thelma a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Thelma is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Thelma, the average commute to work is 31.42 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Thelma doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.