Living in Nicholasville, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Nicholasville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Nicholasville, KY Crime Report

884
Total Crimes
2,858.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
11.31%
Above National Average

Nicholasville, KY Cost Of Living

91
Nicholasville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Nicholasville, Kentucky Info Snack

Nicholasville is a home rule city in Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 28,015 during the 2010 U.S. Census, making Nicholasville the 11th-largest settlement in the state.
Population
29,977
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
22.1%
Median Home
$140,700
Median Income
$48,000
Median Rent
$818

Nicholasville, KY Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Nicholasville in Kentucky

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Map Of Nicholasville, KY

Population over time in Nicholasville

Year Population % Change
2017 29,977 1.5%
2016 29,547 1.0%
2015 29,249 1.4%
2014 28,843 1.3%
2013 28,483 1.0%
2012 28,194 1.2%
2011 27,865 1.6%
2010 27,437 2.1%
2009 26,861 -
Crime/100k Nicholasville KY USA
Violent Crime 194.0 211.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 58.2 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 100.3 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 2664.8 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 472.2 384.7 376.0
Larceny 2043.9 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 148.8 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Nicholasville

White
87.5% (26,243)
African American
5.8% (1,743)
American Indian
0.1% (41)
Asian
1.1% (340)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (23)
Two Or More
1.7% (501)
Hispanic
3.6% (1,086)
Race Nicholasville KY USA
White 87.5% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 5.8% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.6% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Nicholasville, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
8.7% (261,122)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (191,899)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (323,931)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (276,089)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (493,914)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (634,766)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (411,328)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (271,813)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (81,250)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (51,583)
Income Nicholasville KY USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Nicholasville

Female
52.6% (15,766)
Male
47.4% (14,210)
Gender Nicholasville KY USA
Female 52.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Nicholasville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,199)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (3,597)
High School / GED
35.0% (10,491)
Some College
20.0% (5,995)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,398)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,196)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,798)
Professional Degree
1.0% (299)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Nicholasville KY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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