Louisville, KY
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Louisville profile


Living in Louisville


Louisville is a relatively large city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 246,161 people and 180 constituent neighborhoods, Louisville is the largest community in Kentucky.

Louisville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Louisville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Louisville who work in office and administrative support (12.33%), sales jobs (9.55%), and management occupations (8.70%).

Also of interest is that Louisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Louisville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.83% of adults in Louisville have a college degree.

The per capita income in Louisville in 2018 was $32,115, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,460 for a family of four. However, Louisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Louisville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Louisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Louisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Louisville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Louisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.