Ludlow is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 4,381, it is the 98th largest city in Kentucky and the 7156th largest city in the United States. Ludlow is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually and its population has decreased by -3.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,532 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Ludlow has a population density of 4,785 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ludlow is $65,239 with a poverty rate of 6.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $734 per month, and the median house value is $119,600. The median age in Ludlow is 38 years, 40 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ludlowwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 83.58%.
94.14% of Ludlow residents speak only English, while 5.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.02% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ludlow is White, with 7.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ludlow is Hispanic, with 0.43% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.89%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ludlow
98.26% of Ludlow residents were born in the United States, with 55.41% having been born in Kentucky. 0.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.