Hilham is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,080 people and just one neighborhood, Hilham is the 225th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hilham is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.01% of the Hilham workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hilham is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hilham who work in office and administrative support (11.35%), food service (7.48%) and healthcare (6.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Hilham 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. Hilham has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hilham than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hilham may be for you.
One downside of living in Hilham is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hilham, the average commute to work is 30.34 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Hilham doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.