Elkton is a tiny city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 565 people and just one neighborhood, Elkton is the 344th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Elkton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.53% of the Elkton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Elkton is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkton who work in food service (12.37%), office and administrative support (9.54%) and healthcare (7.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Elkton’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Elkton is worth considering.