Jefferson County, KY

County

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Population
770,517
0.0831% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mitch McConnell
Republican Party
US Senator
Rand Paul
Republican Party
Median Age
38.6

Poverty Rate
14.8%

Median Household Income
$55,851
1.47% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$182,500
4.64% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
383,026
1.32% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Jefferson County, KY had a population of 771k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $55,851. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jefferson County, KY declined from 771,158 to 770,517, a -0.0831% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,044 to $55,851, a 1.47% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.5%), White (Hispanic) (4.12%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.97%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.32%). NaNk% of the people in Jefferson County, KY speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Jefferson County, KY are University of Louisville (5,172 degrees awarded in 2017), Jefferson Community and Technical College (3,845 degrees), and Sullivan University (1,184 degrees).

The median property value in Jefferson County, KY is $182,500, and the homeownership rate is 61.5%. Most people in Jefferson County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson County, KY is 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Kentucky. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Kentucky, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Kentucky (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Kentucky across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Kentucky went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 54% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.7%), followed by Other (5.24%). The most partisan county was Leslie County, KY with 89.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing the state of Kentucky. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Jefferson County, KY is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of Kentucky.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Kentucky
54% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Kentucky
  1. 89.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 88.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 88.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Kentucky was Leslie County, KY with 89.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Kentucky colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing Kentucky.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Kentucky over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kentucky

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Jefferson County, KY have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Jefferson County, KY is home to a population of 771k people, from which 95.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 7.37% of Jefferson County, KY residents were born outside of the country (56.8k people).

In 2018, there were 3.11 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (514k people) in Jefferson County, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 166k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 31.8k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson County, KY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    514k ± 1.03k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    166k ± 3.33k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    31.8k ± 3.23k
5.71%
Hispanic Population
44k people

In 2018, there were 3.11 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (514k people) in Jefferson County, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 166k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 31.8k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.71% of the people in Jefferson County, KY are hispanic (44k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Jefferson County, KY as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.37%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
56.8k people
7.04%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
54.3k people

As of 2018, 7.37% of Jefferson County, KY residents (56.8k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Jefferson County, KY was 7.04%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
39
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.6

In 2018, the median age of all people in Jefferson County, KY was 38.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Jefferson County, KY are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Jefferson County, KY residents was 38.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    27,559 ± 4,063 people
  2. Cuba
    11,069 ± 2,580 people
  3. China
    9,810 ± 2,429 people

In 2018, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kentucky was Mexico, the natal country of 27,559 Kentucky residents, followed by Cuba with 11,069 and China with 9,810.

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Citizenship

95.6%
2018 Citizenship
95.8%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 95.6% of Jefferson County, KY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Jefferson County, KY was 95.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    14,913 ± 1,659
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    6,814 ± 1,268
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    6,242 ± 1,235

Jefferson County, KY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.19 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Jefferson County, KY is $55,851. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Jefferson County, KY was Census Tract 75.01 with a value of $158,211, followed by Census Tract 75.02 and Census Tract 103.16, with respective values of $151,406 and $144,038.

Males in Kentucky have an average income that is 1.31 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,811. The income inequality in Kentucky (measured using the Gini index) is 0.454, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Jefferson County, KY employs 383k people. The largest industries in Jefferson County, KY are Health Care & Social Assistance (55,050 people), Manufacturing (42,295 people), and Retail Trade (38,634 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($66,455), Utilities ($65,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($56,100).

Wages

Median Household Income

$55,851
2018 value
± $1,522
1.47%
1 Year Growth
± 4.28%

Households in Jefferson County, KY have a median annual income of $55,851, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $55,044 in 2017, which represents a 1.47% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Jefferson County, KY compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,924
Average Male Salary in Kentucky
± $1,584
$44,811
Average Female Salary in Kentucky
± $1,175

In 2018, full-time male employees in Kentucky made 1.31 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Kentucky by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kentucky
  1. Asian
    $51,531 ± $9,168
  2. White
    $46,110 ± $966
  3. Two or More Races
    $40,496 ± $7,177

In 2018 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kentucky workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.12 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Kentucky.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Jefferson County, KY is from Kentucky.
0.454
2018 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.459
2017 Wage GINI in Kentucky

In 2018, the income inequality in Kentucky was 0.454 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.02% decline from 2017 to 2018, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kentucky was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Kentucky across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 75.01
  2. Census Tract 75.02
  3. Census Tract 103.16

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Jefferson County, KY was Census Tract 75.01 with a value of $158,211, followed by Census Tract 75.02 and Census Tract 103.16, with respective values of $151,406 and $144,038.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Jefferson County, KY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

14.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Jefferson County, KY (111k out of 751k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    55,648 ± 1,645
  2. Black
    46,241 ± 1,578
  3. Hispanic
    8,264 ± 664

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Jefferson County, KY is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

383k
2018 Value
± 10,407
-1.32%
1 Year decline
± 3.79%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Jefferson County, KY declined at a rate of -1.32%, from 388k employees to 383k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Jefferson County, KY, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (45,948 people), Sales & Related Occupations (35,963 people), and Management Occupations (35,240 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Jefferson County, KY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Jefferson County, KY, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (45,948 people), Sales & Related Occupations (35,963 people), and Management Occupations (35,240 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Jefferson County, KY has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (1.48 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (1.38 times), and Community & Social Service Occupations (1.31 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Jefferson County, KY, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($71,726), Management Occupations ($67,216), and Legal Occupations ($66,901).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

383k
2018 Value
± 10,407
-1.32%
1 Year decline
± 3.79%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Jefferson County, KY declined at a rate of -1.32%, from 388k employees to 383k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Jefferson County, KY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (55,050 people), Manufacturing (42,295 people), and Retail Trade (38,634 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Jefferson County, KY, though some of these residents may live in Jefferson County, KY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Jefferson County, KY, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (55,050 people), Manufacturing (42,295 people), and Retail Trade (38,634 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Jefferson County, KY has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (2.1 times higher than expected), Transportation & Warehousing (1.57 times), and Finance & Insurance (1.37 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Jefferson County, KY, by median earnings, are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($66,455), Utilities ($65,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($56,100).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Kentucky.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $71.4B
  2. $17.1B
  3. $17.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Kentucky product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $71.4B, followed by Base metals ($17.1B) and Gasoline ($17.1B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Kentucky products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$282B
2015 Value in Kentucky
$398B
Projected 2045 Value in Kentucky
41.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Kentucky trade was $282B. This is expected to increase 41.4% to $398B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Kentucky trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Kentucky.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $22.9B
  2. $19.1B
  3. $16.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Kentucky domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $22.9B, followed by Indiana with $19.1B and Tennessee and $16.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Kentucky shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Jefferson County, KY awarded 14,211 degrees. The student population of Jefferson County, KY is skewed towards women, with 22,775 male students and 28,539 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Jefferson County, KY are White (9,979 and 71.7%), followed by Black or African American (1,876 and 13.5%), Asian (561 and 4.03%), and Hispanic or Latino (514 and 3.69%).

The largest universities in Jefferson County, KY by number of degrees awarded are University of Louisville (5,172 and 36.4%), Jefferson Community and Technical College (3,845 and 27.1%), and Sullivan University (1,184 and 8.33%).

The most popular majors in Jefferson County, KY are Registered Nursing (1,030 and 7.25%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (899 and 6.33%), and General Business Administration & Management (769 and 5.41%).

The median tuition costs in Jefferson County, KY are $21,120 for private four year colleges, and $11,068 and $26,090 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 610 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 315 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 298 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Jefferson County, KY was Registered Nursing with 610 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Jefferson County, KY according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 5,172 degrees awarded
  2. 3,845 degrees awarded
  3. 1,184 degrees awarded
$11,068
Median In-State Public
$21,120
Median Private

In 2017, the Jefferson County, KY institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Louisville with 5,172 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

6,344
Degrees Awarded to Men
7,867
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 6,344 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Jefferson County, KY, which is 0.806 times less than the 7,867 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Jefferson County, KY by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    9,979 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    1,876 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    561 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Jefferson County, KY were to White students. These 9,979 degrees mean that there were 5.32 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 1,876 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Jefferson County, KY was $182,500 in 2018, which is 0.795 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $174,400 to $182,500, a 4.64% increase. The homeownership rate in Jefferson County, KY is 61.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Jefferson County, KY have an average commute time of 21.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Jefferson County, KY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$182,500
2018 Median
± $4,613
$174,400
2017 Median
± $3,848

In 2018, the median property value in Jefferson County, KY grew to to $182,500 from the previous year's value of $174,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Jefferson County, KY compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jefferson County, KY the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$55,851
Median Household Income
± $1,522
311k
Number of Households
± 8,973

In 2018, the median household income of the 311k households in Jefferson County, KY grew to $55,851 from the previous year's value of $55,044.

The following chart displays the households in Jefferson County, KY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Jefferson County, KY distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jefferson County, KY the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

61.5%
2018 Homeownership
61.4%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 61.5% of the housing units in Jefferson County, KY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Jefferson County, KY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Jefferson County, KY have a shorter commute time (21.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.35% of the workforce in Jefferson County, KY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    80.3%
  2. Carpooled
    8.42%
  3. Worked At Home
    5.22%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Jefferson County, KY was Drove Alone (80.3%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.42%) and those who Worked At Home (5.22%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Jefferson County, KY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Jefferson County, KY have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

94.8% of the population of Jefferson County, KY has health coverage, with 50.9% on employee plans, 20.5% on Medicaid, 10.9% on Medicare, 11% on non-group plans, and 1.56% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Kentucky was $8,004 in 2014. This is a 6.11% increase from the previous year ($7,543).

Primary care physicians in Jefferson County, KY see 1043 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.51% decrease from the previous year (1059 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 980 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 361 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Harlan County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18%). Additionally, Leslie County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (43.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,043 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Jefferson County, KY

Primary care physicians in Jefferson County, KY see an average of 1,043 patients per year. This represents a 1.51% decrease from the previous year (1,059 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Jefferson County, KY in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kentucky.
$8,004
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Kentucky
$4,551
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,016
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,368
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Kentucky (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 6.11%, from $7,543 to $8,004.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.16%
Uninsured
50.9%
Employer Coverage
20.5%
Medicaid
10.9%
Medicare
11%
Non-Group
1.56%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Jefferson County, KY N/A by N/A from N/A% to 5.16%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Jefferson County, KY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 18% prevalence
  2. 17.9% prevalence
  3. 17.8% prevalence

Harlan County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kentucky, at 18%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Kentucky by county over multiple years.

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