Wilmore is a city located in Jessamine County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 6,461, it is the 71st largest city in Kentucky and the 5617th largest city in the United States. Wilmore is currently growing at a rate of 3.71% annually and its population has increased by 1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,339 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Wilmore has a population density of 1,592 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wilmore is $66,817 with a poverty rate of 9.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $832 per month, and the median house value is $164,000. The median age in Wilmore is 26.5 years, 29.9 years for males, and 23.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wilmorewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
86.66% of Wilmore residents speak only English, while 13.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.05% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilmore is Black, with 70.16% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilmore is Multiple, with 3.51% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.13%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wilmore
89.54% of Wilmore residents were born in the United States, with 46.30% having been born in Kentucky. 9.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.