Waynesburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 5,342 people and just one neighborhood, Waynesburg is the 81st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Waynesburg is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.29% of the Waynesburg workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Waynesburg is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waynesburg who work in office and administrative support (17.53%), sales jobs (9.13%) and healthcare (5.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Waynesburg 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.
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, Waynesburg is worth considering.
One downside of living in Waynesburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.29 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Waynesburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.