Watterson Park, Kentucky Population 2022

1,010
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Watterson Park is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,010, it is the 226th largest city in Kentucky and the 14809th largest city in the United States. Watterson Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,004 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Watterson Park has a population density of 702 people per square mile.

The average household income in Watterson Park is $39,256 with a poverty rate of 29.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $481 per month, and the median house value is $130,300. The median age in Watterson Park is 39.7 years, 39.7 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.

Watterson Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Watterson Parkwas:

  • White: 57.07%
  • Black or African American: 31.68%
  • Two or more races: 10.84%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Watterson Park, Kentucky is 1,010 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,004.

Watterson Park, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White55357.07%
Black or African American30731.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.41%
Two or More Races10510.84%
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Watterson Park Population by Race

Watterson Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Watterson Park Median Age

39.7


Total

39.8


Male

37.6


Female

Watterson Park Adults

There are 727 adults, (152 of whom are seniors) in Watterson Park.

Watterson Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Watterson Park Sex Ratio

Female

486

50.15%

Male

483

49.85%

Watterson Park Population by Age

Watterson Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Watterson Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married54.8%45.2%
Female38.8%61.2%
All33.1%66.9%
Non Family22%78%

33.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Watterson Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4921.9733.1
Married1044.0254.8
Male123.5100
Female672.638.8
Non Family3091.0822

3.36

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

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Watterson Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7911.27%
9th to 12th Grade527.42%
High School Graduate26537.80%
Some College11316.12%
Associates Degree415.85%
Bachelors Degree10414.84%
Graduate Degree476.70%
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Watterson Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Watterson Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White369319108
Black23220340
Hispanic79313
2+ Races4017
Native American4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 87.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.27%.

Watterson Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,714$36,250$34,808
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,313$34,000$36,094
Some College$32,788$41,458$29,000
Bachelors Degree$45,938$37,396$49,375
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,714

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$34,808

Average Female

Watterson Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Watterson Park Language by Age

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Watterson Park Language

77.80% of Watterson Park residents speak only English, while 22.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.52% of the population.

Watterson Park Language

Watterson Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native44100.00%
Hispanic2197936.07%
Black3078828.66%
White40710626.04%
OtherNaN%
Multiple10554.76%

29.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.02%

Male Poverty Rate

28.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Watterson Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Watterson Park is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Watterson Park is Multiple, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 60.12%.

Watterson Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade59.54%
High School34.34%
Some College18.83%
Bachelors or Greater15.23%

Watterson Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Watterson Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Watterson Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,333$35,470
Families$47,431$55,089
Married Families$46,667-
Non Families$11,979$22,597
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Income by Household Type

Watterson Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

29.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Watterson Park Married by Age and Sex

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Watterson Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Watterson Park Marital Status by Race

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Watterson Park Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5
First Gulf War3
Vietnam22
Korea
World War II4

Watterson Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 546
55 to 6413
65 to 7415
75+4

Watterson Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White184.11%
Black208.33%

Watterson Park Veterans by Race

Watterson Park Veterans by Education

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34.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

65.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Watterson Park Veterans by Education

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52.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Watterson Park Employment by Age

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Watterson Park Employment by Race

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Watterson Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.56%

Born in Watterson Park

86.07%

Native Born

13.93%

Foreign Born

11.04%

Non Citizen

2.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.07% of Watterson Park residents were born in the United States, with 69.56% having been born in Kentucky. 11.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Watterson Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20109760.00%
201197930.31%
201298230.31%
201398530.31%
201498830.30%
201599130.30%
201699430.30%
201799730.30%
20181,00030.30%
20191,00330.30%
20201,00410.10%
20211,00730.30%
20221,01030.30%

Watterson Park Population by Year