Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2020 Population
1.26M
0.414% 1-year growth
2020 Median Age
39.1
0.256% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
12.1%
3.78% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$60,891
2.93% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$177,400
4.66% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
626,540
0.754% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN had a population of 1.26M people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $60,891. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN grew from 1.26M to 1.26M, a 0.414% increase and its median household income grew from $59,158 to $60,891, a 2.93% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (75%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.6%), White (Hispanic) (3.29%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.62%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.16%).

None of the households in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96.7% of the residents in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are University of Louisville (5,324 degrees awarded in 2020), Jefferson Community and Technical College (4,731 degrees), and Sullivan University (1,096 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was $177,400, and the homeownership rate was 67.4%. Most people in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was 2 cars per household.

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Diversity

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is home to a population of 1.26M people, from which 96.7% are citizens. As of 2020, 6.01% of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN residents were born outside of the country (75.9k people).

In 2020, there were 5.13 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (947k people) in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 185k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 41.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    947k ± 1.18k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    185k ± 1.72k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    41.5k ± 1.59k
5.09%
Hispanic Population
64.2k people

In 2020, there were 5.13 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (947k people) in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 185k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 41.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.09% of the people in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are hispanic (64.2k people).

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

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

6.01%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
75.9k people
5.85%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
73.6k people

As of 2020, 6.01% of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN residents (75.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was 5.85%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.2
39
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.8

In 2020, the median age of all people in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was 39.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are getting getting older. In 2019, the average age of all Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the MSA level, so we are showing data for Kentucky and Indiana.
Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    132,661 ± 12,036 people
  2. India
    46,334 ± 7,253 people
  3. China
    29,192 ± 5,734 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kentucky and Indiana was Mexico, the natal country of 132,661 Kentucky and Indiana residents, followed by India with 46,334 and China with 29,192.

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Citizenship

96.7%
2020 Citizenship
96.8%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 96.7% of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was 96.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    24,430 ± 916
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    13,197 ± 914
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    11,592 ± 940

Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.85 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Kentucky and Indiana (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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Economy

Median household income in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is $60,891. In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was Oldham County, KY with a value of $103,761, followed by Hamilton County, IN and Boone County, IN, with respective values of $98,880 and $89,444.

Males in Kentucky have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,693. The income inequality in Kentucky (measured using the Gini index) is 0.454, which is lower than than the national average.

Comparatively, males in Indiana have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $46,739. The income inequality in Indiana is 0.451, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN employs 627k people. The largest industries in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are Health Care & Social Assistance (88,740 people), Manufacturing (85,197 people), and Retail Trade (68,684 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($67,241), Utilities ($66,423), and Finance & Insurance ($57,987).

Wages

Median Household Income

$60,891
2020 value
± $553
2.93%
1 Year Growth
± 1.23%

Households in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN have a median annual income of $60,891, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,158 in 2019, which represents a 2.93% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the MSA level, so we are showing data for Kentucky and Indiana.
$61,066
Average Male Salary in Kentucky
± $1,652
$45,693
Average Female Salary in Kentucky
± $1,209
$64,719
Average Male Salary in Indiana
± $1,280
$46,739
Average Female Salary in Indiana
± $1,001

In 2020, full-time male employees in Kentucky made 1.34 times more than female employees.

In that same year, full-time male employees in Indiana made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the MSA level, so we are showing data for Kentucky and Indiana.
Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Indiana
  1. Asian
    $60,604 ± $6,676
  2. White
    $49,881 ± $816
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $42,373 ± $21,501
Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Kentucky
  1. Asian
    $60,506 ± $10,478
  2. White
    $47,864 ± $1,011
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $39,200 ± $24,626

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Indiana workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.21 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Indiana.

In the same year, the highest paid race/ethnicity of Kentucky workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.26 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 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is from Kentucky and Indiana.
0.454
2020 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.456
2019 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.451
2020 Wage GINI in Indiana
0.455
2019 Wage GINI in Indiana

In 2020, the income inequality in Kentucky was 0.454 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.305% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kentucky was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky in comparison to the national average.

In the same year, the income inequality in Indiana was 0.451 and income inequality had a 0.725% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Indiana was lower than than the national average of 0.478, meaning wages are distributed more evenly in Indiana in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Kentucky and Indiana 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)

In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was Oldham County, KY with a value of $103,761, followed by Hamilton County, IN and Boone County, IN, with respective values of $98,880 and $89,444.

The following map shows all of the counties in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

12.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN (149k out of 1.23M people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 55 - 64.

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
    90,118 ± 2,458
  2. Black
    46,052 ± 1,815
  3. Hispanic
    11,491 ± 778

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 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

627k
2020 Value
± 6,103
0.754%
1 Year growth
± 1.29%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN grew at a rate of 0.754%, from 622k employees to 627k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (76,319 people), Management Occupations (62,730 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (60,268 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (76,319 people), Management Occupations (62,730 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (60,268 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (1.66 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (1.48 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (1.22 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($75,251), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($70,865), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($69,854).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

627k
2020 Value
± 6,103
0.754%
1 Year growth
± 1.29%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN grew at a rate of 0.754%, from 622k employees to 627k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, are Health Care & Social Assistance (88,740 people), Manufacturing (85,197 people), and Retail Trade (68,684 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, though some of these residents may live in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 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 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (88,740 people), Manufacturing (85,197 people), and Retail Trade (68,684 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN has an unusually high number of Transportation & Warehousing (1.58 times higher than expected), Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.42 times), and Manufacturing (1.36 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($67,241), Utilities ($66,423), and Finance & Insurance ($57,987).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Indiana and Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Indiana and Kentucky.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $135B
  2. $67.7B
  3. $63.5B

In 2020, the top outbound Indiana and Kentucky product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $135B, followed by Machinery ($67.7B) and Mixed freight ($63.5B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Indiana and Kentucky.
$486B
2020 Value in Indiana
$897B
Projected 2050 Value in Indiana
84.5% growth
$326B
2020 Value in Kentucky
$644B
Projected 2050 Value in Kentucky
97.4% growth

In 2020, total outbound Indiana trade was $486B. This is expected to increase 84.5% to $897B by 2050.

Comparatively, total outbound Kentucky trade was $326B. This is expected to increase 97.4% to $644B by 2050.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Indiana and Kentucky to other states, or from other states to Indiana and Kentucky.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $58.8B
  2. $55.5B
  3. $53.1B

In 2020, the top outbound Indiana and Kentucky domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $58.8B, followed by Illinois with $55.5B and Michigan and $53.1B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Indiana and Kentucky went to Donald J. Trump with 59.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (39%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.65%). The most partisan county was Leslie County, KY with 89.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

Kentucky and Indiana is currently represented by 15 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 and Indiana.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Indiana
59.1% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Kentucky and Indiana
  1. 89.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 89.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 89% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Kentucky and Indiana was Leslie County, KY with 89.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Kentucky and Indiana

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Kentucky and Indiana.
Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Todd Young
Senator from Indiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017
Mike Braun
Senator from Indiana1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul, Todd Young, and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing Kentucky and Indiana.

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 and Indiana over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kentucky and Indiana

Kentucky and Indiana is currently represented by 15 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 Kentucky and Indiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2020, universities in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN awarded 16,069 degrees. The student population of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is skewed towards women, with 23,458 male students and 32,728 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are White (11,461 and 72.6%), followed by Black or African American (1,832 and 11.6%), Hispanic or Latino (827 and 5.24%), and Two or More Races (658 and 4.17%).

The largest universities in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN by number of degrees awarded are University of Louisville (5,324 and 33.1%), Jefferson Community and Technical College (4,731 and 29.4%), and Sullivan University (1,096 and 6.82%).

The most popular majors in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are Registered Nursing (1,643 and 10.2%), General Computer & Information Sciences (1,031 and 6.42%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (945 and 5.88%).

The median tuition costs in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN are $11,700 for private four year colleges, and $9,517 and $24,119 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 1,069 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 350 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 300 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was Registered Nursing with 1,069 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 5,324 degrees awarded
  2. 4,731 degrees awarded
  3. 1,096 degrees awarded
$9,517
Median In-State Public
$11,700
Median Private

In 2020, the Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Louisville with 5,324 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

7,280
Degrees Awarded to Men
8,789
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 7,280 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN, which is 0.828 times less than the 8,789 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the top 5 institutions in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    11,461 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    1,832 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    827 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was White students. These 11,461 degrees mean that there were 6.26 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 1,832 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN was $177,400 in 2020, which is 0.772 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $169,500 to $177,400, a 4.66% increase. The homeownership rate in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is 67.4%, which is higher than the national average of 64.4%. People in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN have an average commute time of 24.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$177,400
2020 Median
± $1,617
$169,500
2019 Median
± $1,117

In 2020, the median property value in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN grew to to $177,400 from the previous year's value of $169,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 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 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 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.
$60,891
Median Household Income
± $553
497k
Number of Households
± 5,072

In 2020, the median household income of the 497k households in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN grew to $60,891 from the previous year's value of $59,158.

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

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Rent vs Own

67.4%
2020 Homeownership
67.1%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 67.4% of the housing units in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 67.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

24.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN have a shorter commute time (24.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.44% of the workforce in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (80.5%)
  2. Carpooled (8.28%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.59%)

In 2020, 80.5% of workers in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.28%) and those who worked at home (6.59%).

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 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

94.8% of the population of Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN has health coverage, with 52.2% on employee plans, 17.8% on Medicaid, 12.2% on Medicare, 11.3% on non-group plans, and 1.44% 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).

Per capita personal health care spending in Indiana was $8,300 in 2014. This is a 4.76% increase from the previous year ($7,923).

Primary care physicians in Kentucky see 1543 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.31% increase from the previous year (1523 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1491 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 416 patients per year.

Similarly, primary care physicians in Indiana see 1498 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.86% decrease from the previous year (1511 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1752 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 594 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Switzerland County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (21.3%). Additionally, Owsley County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (46.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kentucky and Indiana.
1,543 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kentucky
1,498 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Indiana

Primary care physicians in Kentucky see an average of 1,543 patients per year. This represents a 1.31% increase from the previous year (1,523 patients).

Primary care physicians in Indiana see an average of 1,498 patients per year. This represents a 0.86% decrease from the previous year (1,511 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Kentucky and Indiana 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 and Indiana.
$8,004
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Kentucky
$8,300
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Indiana

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.

Similarly, all personal health care spending per capita in Indiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.76%, from $7,923 to $8,300.

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
52.2%
Employer Coverage
17.8%
Medicaid
12.2%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
1.44%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN declined by 5.21% from 5.44% to 5.16%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 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. 21.3% prevalence
  2. 21% prevalence
  3. 20.3% prevalence

Switzerland County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kentucky and Indiana, at 21.3%.

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

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