Thelma is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 3,006 people and just one neighborhood, Thelma is the 139th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Thelma is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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
Overall, Thelma’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Thelma is worth considering.
In Thelma, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.42 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Thelma is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.