Falmouth is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,103 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Falmouth is the 185th largest community in Kentucky.
When you are in Falmouth, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.66% of Falmouth’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Falmouth is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Falmouth who work in office and administrative support (16.13%), sales jobs (9.82%), and food service (8.20%).
The citizens of Falmouth have a very low rate of college education: just 8.73% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Falmouth in 2018 was $18,244, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,976 for a family of four. Falmouth also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.15% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Falmouth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Falmouth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Falmouth include German, Irish, English, French, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Falmouth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.