Buckner, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Buckner, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
5,640
Unemployment
1.2%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$326,000
Median Income
$123,818
Median Rent
$1,115

Buckner SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
5

Buckner, KY Cost Of Living

120
Buckner's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Buckner Kentucky National Average
Overall 120 90 100
Services 103 103 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 97 88 100
Housing 161 70 100
Transportation 102 98 100
Utilities 97 102 100

Rankings for Buckner in Kentucky

Map Of Buckner, KY

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Population over time in Buckner

Year Population % Change
2020 5,640 3.2%
2019 5,465 -3.2%
2018 5,648 3.1%
2017 5,480 -3.7%
2016 5,693 2.8%
2015 5,539 -0.3%
2014 5,556 -0.0%
2013 5,558 1.2%
2012 5,490 7.2%
2011 5,119 -

Race / Ethnicity in Buckner

White
84.1% (4,744)
African American
11.0% (618)
American Indian
0.7% (38)
Asian
0.1% (5)
Hawaiian
0.1% (6)
Other
0.2% (13)
Two Or More
1.5% (87)
Hispanic
2.3% (129)
Race Buckner KY USA
White 84.1% 84.1% 60.1%
African American 11.0% 8.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.3% 3.8% 18.2%

Gender in Buckner

Female
30.2% (1,700)
Male
69.8% (3,939)
Gender Buckner KY USA
Female 30.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 69.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Buckner for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (281)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (564)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,353)
Some College
28.0% (1,579)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (338)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (789)
Master's Degree
11.0% (620)
Professional Degree
1.0% (56)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (56)
Education Buckner KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Buckner, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
2.1% (12,011)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (18,800)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.1% (6,266)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.6% (8,877)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.5% (25,588)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (103,399)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (64,755)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.0% (118,544)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.7% (83,033)
$200,000 or more
21.8% (122,722)
Income Buckner KY USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 8.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.1% 10.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.6% 10.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.5% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.0% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.7% 4.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 21.8% 4.2% 8.3%

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