Wayland is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 413 people and just one neighborhood, Wayland is the 345th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Wayland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wayland is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wayland who work in maintenance occupations (13.04%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.70%) and office and administrative support (7.25%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Wayland’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the city 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, Wayland is worth considering.
One downside of living in Wayland is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Wayland, the average commute to work is 31.59 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Wayland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.