Independence is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 29,197, it is the 12th largest city in Kentucky and the 1314th largest city in the United States. Independence is currently growing at a rate of 1.90% annually and its population has increased by 17.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,757 in 2010. Spanning over 18 miles, Independence has a population density of 1,663 people per square mile.
The average household income in Independence is $85,197 with a poverty rate of 6.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $937 per month, and the median house value is $165,700. The median age in Independence is 34.2 years, 33.2 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.5 males.