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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Watterson Parkwas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Watterson Park
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.