Danville is a city located in Boyle County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Boyle County. With a 2020 population of 17,438, it is the 27th largest city in Kentucky and the 2597th largest city in the United States. Danville is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,234 in 2020. Spanning over 17 miles, Danville has a population density of 1,015 people per square mile.
The average household income in Danville is $58,139 with a poverty rate of 18.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $715 per month, and the median house value is $145,000. The median age in Danville is 36.6 years, 32.3 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Danvillewas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.86%.
95.17% of Danville residents speak only English, while 4.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.21% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Danville is Asian, with 31.51% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Danville is Multiple, with 3.86% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Danville
96.92% of Danville residents were born in the United States, with 67.79% having been born in Kentucky. 2.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.