Willisburg is a tiny city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 285 people and just one neighborhood, Willisburg is the 371st largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Willisburg is a blue-collar town, with 35.65% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Willisburg is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Willisburg who work in office and administrative support (13.04%), maintenance occupations (12.17%) and food service (7.83%).
Also of interest is that Willisburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Willisburg telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.62% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Willisburg’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, Willisburg is worth considering.
One downside of living in Willisburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.84 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Willisburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.