Glasgow SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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Glasgow, Kentucky Info Snack

Glasgow is a home rule-class city in Barren County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 14,028 at the 2010 U.S. census. The city is well known for its annual Scottish Highland Games. In 2007, Barren County was named the number one rural place to live by The Progressive Farmer magazine. Glasgow is the principal city of the Glasgow micropolitan area, which comprises Barren and Metcalfe counties.
Population
14,318
Unemployment
10.2%
Poverty
29.0%
Median Home
$110,600
Median Income
$30,731
Median Rent
$672

Rankings for Glasgow in Kentucky

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Map Of Glasgow, KY

Population over time in Glasgow

Year Population % Change
2017 14,318 -0.1%
2016 14,338 0.8%
2015 14,224 0.5%
2014 14,152 0.2%
2013 14,122 0.7%
2012 14,026 0.3%
2011 13,991 0.5%
2010 13,924 -

Crime in Glasgow Per 100k

Crime Glasgow KY USA
Violent Crime 136.1 225.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 47.7 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 47.7 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 3573.9 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 605.9 453.4 430.4
Larceny 2682.1 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 285.9 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Glasgow

White
83.3% (11,925)
African American
7.5% (1,080)
American Indian
0.6% (85)
Asian
0.3% (42)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (441)
Hispanic
5.2% (745)
Race Glasgow KY USA
White 83.3% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 7.5% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.2% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Glasgow, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
13.2% (188,997)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.8% (154,634)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (243,406)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.3% (204,747)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (239,110)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (193,293)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.0% (100,226)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (74,453)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (8,590)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (24,340)
Income Glasgow KY USA
Less than $10,000 13.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.8% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.3% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.0% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Glasgow

Female
54.1% (7,751)
Male
45.9% (6,566)
Gender Glasgow KY USA
Female 54.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Glasgow for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.8% (1,545)
9-12th Grade
9.3% (1,335)
High School / GED
38.4% (5,503)
Some College
18.9% (2,701)
Associate's Degree
6.7% (961)
Bachelor's Degree
10.1% (1,440)
Master's Degree
3.6% (517)
Professional Degree
1.8% (252)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (60)
Education Glasgow KY USA
< 9th Grade 10.8% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.3% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.4% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 18.9% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.7% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.1% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.6% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.0% 1.4%

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