London SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9.5

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London, Kentucky Info Snack

London is a home rule-class city in Laurel County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 7,993 at the time of the 2010 U.S. census. London, Kentucky, is the second-largest city named London in the United States and the fourth-largest in the world. It is part of the London, Kentucky micropolitan area. Of the seventeen micropolitan areas in Kentucky, London is the largest; the London micropolitan area's 2010 Census population was 126,369. London is also home to the annual World Chicken Festival that celebrates the life of Colonel Sanders and features the world's largest skillet.
Population
8,000
Unemployment
10.7%
Poverty
28.4%
Median Home
$113,500
Median Income
$32,551
Median Rent
$605

Rankings for London in Kentucky

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Map Of London, KY

Population over time in London

Year Population % Change
2017 8,000 -1.4%
2016 8,111 0.3%
2015 8,090 0.3%
2014 8,062 0.3%
2013 8,034 18.2%
2012 6,797 -14.8%
2011 7,975 0.6%
2010 7,929 -

Crime in London Per 100k

Crime London KY USA
Violent Crime 219.9 225.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 97.8 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 85.5 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 4435.5 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 940.9 453.4 430.4
Larceny 2981.4 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 513.2 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in London

White
94.8% (7,587)
African American
1.8% (148)
American Indian
0.8% (66)
Asian
1.1% (88)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (96)
Hispanic
0.2% (15)
Race London KY USA
White 94.8% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 1.8% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.2% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For London, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
11.2% (89,600)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (77,600)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.7% (149,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.4% (123,200)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (100,000)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.3% (98,400)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (82,400)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (56,800)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (15,200)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (8,000)
Income London KY USA
Less than $10,000 11.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.7% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.4% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.3% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in London

Female
54.1% (4,330)
Male
45.9% (3,670)
Gender London KY USA
Female 54.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in London for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.2% (739)
9-12th Grade
11.2% (894)
High School / GED
42.0% (3,359)
Some College
20.7% (1,656)
Associate's Degree
4.9% (389)
Bachelor's Degree
8.2% (652)
Master's Degree
2.9% (228)
Professional Degree
1.0% (80)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education London KY USA
< 9th Grade 9.2% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.2% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 42.0% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 20.7% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.9% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.2% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.9% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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