Upton is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 674 people and just one neighborhood, Upton is the 311th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Upton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.08% of the Upton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Upton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Upton who work in sales jobs (18.18%), office and administrative support (7.02%) and personal care services (7.02%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Upton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Upton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.