Wheelwright is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 556 people and just one neighborhood, Wheelwright is the 289th largest community in Kentucky. Wheelwright has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
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
The overall crime rate in Wheelwright 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.
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.