Living in Shively, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Shively SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Shively, KY Crime Report

633
Total Crimes
3,987.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
55.24%
Above National Average

Shively, KY Cost Of Living

86
Shively's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Shively, Kentucky Info Snack

Shively is a home rule-class city in Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States and a suburb of Louisville within the Louisville Metro government. As of the 2010 Census, the city's population was 15,264, reflecting an increase of 107 (+0.7%) from 15,157 in 2000.
Population
15,741
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$102,300
Median Income
$39,866
Median Rent
$686

Shively, KY Photos

Rankings for Shively in Kentucky

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Map Of Shively, KY

Population over time in Shively

Year Population % Change
2017 15,741 0.3%
2016 15,701 0.5%
2015 15,625 0.4%
2014 15,570 0.8%
2013 15,450 0.4%
2012 15,393 0.7%
2011 15,282 0.5%
2010 15,207 0.4%
2009 15,142 -
Crime/100k Shively KY USA
Violent Crime 346.4 211.9 368.9
Murder 6.3 5.5 5.0
Robbery 144.9 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 163.8 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 3640.7 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 548.0 384.7 376.0
Larceny 2387.3 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 705.5 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Shively

White
41.6% (6,547)
African American
51.0% (8,034)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (42)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (30)
Two Or More
2.2% (340)
Hispanic
4.8% (748)
Race Shively KY USA
White 41.6% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 51.0% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Shively, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
13.0% (204,350)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (101,328)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (155,499)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (202,657)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.1% (300,841)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (264,083)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (193,225)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (131,074)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (19,104)
$200,000 or more
0.1% (1,934)
Income Shively KY USA
Less than $10,000 13.0% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.1% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.1% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Shively

Female
51.5% (8,101)
Male
48.5% (7,639)
Gender Shively KY USA
Female 51.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shively for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (629)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,731)
High School / GED
40.0% (6,296)
Some College
27.0% (4,250)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (944)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (1,259)
Master's Degree
4.0% (629)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Shively KY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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