Berea SnackAbility

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Jobs
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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Berea is a home rule-class city in Madison County, Kentucky, in the United States. The town is best known for its art festivals, historic restaurants and buildings, and as the home to Berea College, a private, liberal arts college. The population was 13,561 at the 2010 census. It is one of the fastest-growing towns in Kentucky, having increased by 27.4% since 2000.
Population
14,927
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
24.2%
Median Home
$134,000
Median Income
$41,503
Median Rent
$684

Rankings for Berea in Kentucky

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Map Of Berea, KY

Population over time in Berea

Year Population % Change
2017 14,927 1.8%
2016 14,667 1.5%
2015 14,454 1.7%
2014 14,209 2.3%
2013 13,890 1.8%
2012 13,651 1.8%
2011 13,407 1.1%
2010 13,255 -

Crime in Berea Per 100k

Crime Berea KY USA
Violent Crime 155.8 225.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 64.9 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 38.9 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 2544.5 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 746.5 453.4 430.4
Larceny 1564.3 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 233.7 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Berea

White
89.7% (13,385)
African American
3.3% (497)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
0.9% (129)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (39)
Two Or More
2.1% (308)
Hispanic
3.7% (559)
Race Berea KY USA
White 89.7% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 3.3% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.7% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Berea, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
10.2% (152,255)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (105,981)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (183,602)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (134,343)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.2% (301,525)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (301,525)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (138,821)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (152,255)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (16,419)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (7,463)
Income Berea KY USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.2% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Berea

Female
51.1% (7,622)
Male
48.9% (7,304)
Gender Berea KY USA
Female 51.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Berea for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.6% (1,134)
9-12th Grade
6.9% (1,023)
High School / GED
28.9% (4,320)
Some College
17.4% (2,596)
Associate's Degree
7.8% (1,167)
Bachelor's Degree
19.1% (2,853)
Master's Degree
9.4% (1,400)
Professional Degree
0.7% (107)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (324)
Education Berea KY USA
< 9th Grade 7.6% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.9% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.9% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 17.4% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.8% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.1% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.4% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.0% 1.4%

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