Living in Williamsburg, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Williamsburg SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Williamsburg, KY Crime Report

56
Total Crimes
1,056.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.85%
Below National Average

Williamsburg, KY Cost Of Living

76
Williamsburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Williamsburg, Kentucky Info Snack

Williamsburg is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Whitley County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 5,245 at the 2010 census. The city was founded in 1818 and named after William Whitley. The Cumberland River flows through the city.
Population
5,269
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
26.4%
Median Home
$88,500
Median Income
$31,270
Median Rent
$607

Williamsburg, KY Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Williamsburg in Kentucky

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Map Of Williamsburg, KY

Population over time in Williamsburg

Year Population % Change
2017 5,269 0.2%
2016 5,261 -0.0%
2015 5,263 0.2%
2014 5,250 -0.2%
2013 5,260 -0.3%
2012 5,275 0.3%
2011 5,258 -0.3%
2010 5,272 0.1%
2009 5,268 -
Crime/100k Williamsburg KY USA
Violent Crime 207.6 211.9 368.9
Murder 56.6 5.5 5.0
Robbery 37.7 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 94.4 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 849.2 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 226.5 384.7 376.0
Larceny 528.4 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 94.4 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Williamsburg

White
88.6% (4,668)
African American
5.1% (269)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.6% (86)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (92)
Hispanic
2.9% (154)
Race Williamsburg KY USA
White 88.6% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 5.1% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Williamsburg, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
14.1% (74,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (51,175)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (80,652)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.7% (77,376)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (50,765)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.0% (115,860)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.4% (28,658)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (27,429)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (3,275)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (17,604)
Income Williamsburg KY USA
Less than $10,000 14.1% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.7% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.0% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.4% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Williamsburg

Female
54.5% (2,871)
Male
45.5% (2,398)
Gender Williamsburg KY USA
Female 54.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 45.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Williamsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (316)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (579)
High School / GED
28.0% (1,475)
Some College
14.0% (737)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (263)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (1,053)
Master's Degree
12.0% (632)
Professional Degree
3.0% (158)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (52)
Education Williamsburg KY USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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