Wheelwright, KY

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Wheelwright Profile


Overview

Wheelwright is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 551 people and just one neighborhood, Wheelwright is the 289th largest community in Kentucky. Wheelwright has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Occupations and Workforce

Wheelwright is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wheelwright is a city of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wheelwright who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (20.99%), management occupations (15.43%), and food service (11.11%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Wheelwright’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The city 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, Wheelwright has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wheelwright a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

As is often the case in a small city, Wheelwright doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Wheelwright Demographics

In terms of college education, Wheelwright ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 4.82% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Wheelwright in 2010 was $9,037, which is low income relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $36,148 for a family of four. Wheelwright also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.52% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Wheelwright is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wheelwright home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wheelwright residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wheelwright include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Wheelwright is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wheelwright 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 2.19
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Wheelwright 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 21.78
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Wheelwright 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 29

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.8% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 65.1% 47.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 6.2%

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