Living in Leitchfield, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Leitchfield SnackAbility

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

Leitchfield, KY Crime Report

208
Total Crimes
3,008.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.13%
Above National Average

Leitchfield, KY Cost Of Living

83
Leitchfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Leitchfield, Kentucky Info Snack

Leitchfield is the county seat of Grayson County, Kentucky, United States. Leitchfield is a home rule-class city with a population of 6,699 as of the 2010 census.
Population
6,784
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
22.3%
Median Home
$97,600
Median Income
$30,773
Median Rent
$555

Leitchfield, KY Photos

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Rankings for Leitchfield in Kentucky

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Map Of Leitchfield, KY

Population over time in Leitchfield

Year Population % Change
2017 6,784 -0.6%
2016 6,826 -0.4%
2015 6,850 0.5%
2014 6,819 0.6%
2013 6,781 0.5%
2012 6,750 0.4%
2011 6,721 0.6%
2010 6,679 0.6%
2009 6,640 -
Crime/100k Leitchfield KY USA
Violent Crime 202.5 211.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 14.5 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 115.7 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 2805.9 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 737.6 384.7 376.0
Larceny 1822.4 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 245.9 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Leitchfield

White
92.1% (6,249)
African American
3.4% (232)
American Indian
1.3% (85)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.5% (103)
Two Or More
1.3% (87)
Hispanic
0.4% (28)
Race Leitchfield KY USA
White 92.1% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 3.4% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.4% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Leitchfield, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
12.6% (85,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (57,036)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (103,923)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.7% (119,874)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (111,656)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (89,905)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (49,303)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (39,877)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (11,359)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (9,667)
Income Leitchfield KY USA
Less than $10,000 12.6% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.7% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Leitchfield

Female
51.5% (3,492)
Male
48.5% (3,292)
Gender Leitchfield KY USA
Female 51.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Leitchfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (474)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (949)
High School / GED
46.0% (3,120)
Some College
18.0% (1,221)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (407)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (407)
Master's Degree
2.0% (135)
Professional Degree
1.0% (67)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Leitchfield KY USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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