Union is a city located in Boone County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 7,824, it is the 59th largest city in Kentucky and the 4937th largest city in the United States. Union is currently growing at a rate of 2.68% annually and its population has increased by 5.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,416 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Union has a population density of 2,346 people per square mile.
The average household income in Union is $126,656 with a poverty rate of 0.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,774 per month, and the median house value is $279,400. The median age in Union is 38.9 years, 38 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Unionwas:
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 hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
91.86% of Union residents speak only English, while 8.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.41% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Union is White, with 0.90% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Union is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Union
92.28% of Union residents were born in the United States, with 47.14% having been born in Kentucky. 5.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.