Southgate is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 3,616, it is the 110th largest city in Kentucky and the 7987th largest city in the United States. Southgate is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -8.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,957 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Southgate has a population density of 2,485 people per square mile.
The average household income in Southgate is $67,767 with a poverty rate of 13.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $865 per month, and the median house value is $151,600. The median age in Southgate is 33.2 years, 33.4 years for males, and 32.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Southgatewas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
89.02% of Southgate residents speak only English, while 10.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Southgate is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Southgate is Hispanic, with 5.84% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.54%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Southgate
95.12% of Southgate residents were born in the United States, with 55.88% having been born in Kentucky. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.