Nicholasville, Kentucky Population 2018

Nicholasville, Kentucky's estimated population is 30,553 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Nicholasville, Kentucky is the 10th largest city in Kentucky based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2201.12 people/mi² (849.85 people/km²), with a household density of 327.39 people/km² (847.94 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.7 years, 34.5 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,770 households in the city, with an average size of 2.64 people per household. The vacancy rate was 6.7%, with a median rent of $807/month. The median house has 5.3 rooms, and has a value of $137,700.

The median income for households in Nicholasville, Kentucky is $45,169, while the mean household income is $54,046. The per capita income is $20,583, and 20.3% of families and 23.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 35% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 9.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,5536652.22%
201629,8882790.94%
201529,6095261.81%
201429,0834501.57%
201328,6332891.02%
201228,3442650.94%
201128,079-18-0.06%
201028,0978,41742.77%
200019,6806,07744.67%
199013,6033,20330.80%
198010,4004,57178.42%
19705,8291,55436.35%
19604,27586925.51%
19503,4062146.70%
19403,192642.05%
19303,12834212.28%
19202,786-149-5.08%
19102,93553522.29%
19002,4000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,414
Black or African American1,678
Two or More Races524
Some Other Race427
Asian130
American Indian and Alaska Native76
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Nicholasville Ky Population Pyramid 2018

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Nicholasville Ky Median Age

35.7


Total

34.5


Male

37.3


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 22,487 adults in Nicholasville Ky.

Nicholasville Ky Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nicholasville Ky Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.3
Houses Without Mortgage
1,522
Houses With Mortgage
4,409
Vacancy Rate
6.7
Median Rent
807
Median Home Value
137,700
Renter-Occupied Units
5,050
Owner-Occupied Units
5,931
Total Housing Units
11,770

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Nicholasville Ky for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.2% and the labor force participation rate is 65.9%.

Nicholasville Ky Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.64
Average Family Size
2.96
Total Households
10981
Married Couple Households
5441
Male Householder (no wife) Families
555
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2162
Non Family Households
2823
Total Families
8158
Households With Own Children
3835
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Nicholasville Ky Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,093
$10,000 to $14,999
603
$15,000 to $24,999
1,355
$25,000 to $34,999
1,198
$35,000 to $49,999
1,730
$50,000 to $74,999
2,361
$75,000 to $99,999
1,363
$100,000 to $149,999
934
$150,000 to $199,999
270
Over $200,000
74

Nicholasville Ky Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Nicholasville Ky

Kentucky

$45,169

$44,811

$54,046

$61,757

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Nicholasville Ky Education Data

Nicholasville Ky Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
9685.09%
9th to 12th Grade
2,55213.42%
High School Graduate
6,14132.28%
Some College
3,88220.41%
Associates Degree
1,4087.40%
Bachelors Degree
2,66914.03%
Graduate Degree
1,4037.38%