Wooton is a very small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,791 people and just one neighborhood, Wooton is the 142nd largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wooton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wooton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wooton who work in management occupations (10.01%), sales jobs (9.34%) and office and administrative support (9.22%).
Also of interest is that Wooton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Wooton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Wooton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Wooton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Wooton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Wooton may be for you.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, Wooton has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable transportation.