Buckner, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Buckner, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
5,545
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
11.3%
Median Home
$327,100
Median Income
$117,609
Median Rent
$1,128

Buckner SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
5

Buckner, KY Cost Of Living

117
Buckner's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Buckner Kentucky National Average
Overall 117 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 95 91 100
Health 102 90 100
Housing 161 70 100
Transportation 102 99 100
Utilities 94 98 100

Rankings for Buckner in Kentucky

Map Of Buckner, KY

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Population over time in Buckner

Year Population % Change
2019 5,545 1.5%
2018 5,465 -3.2%
2017 5,648 3.1%
2016 5,480 -3.7%
2015 5,693 2.8%
2014 5,539 -0.3%
2013 5,556 -0.0%
2012 5,558 1.2%
2011 5,490 7.2%
2010 5,119 -

Race / Ethnicity in Buckner

White
85.9% (4,761)
African American
8.9% (491)
American Indian
0.6% (35)
Asian
0.0% (1)
Hawaiian
0.1% (7)
Other
0.3% (16)
Two Or More
1.4% (75)
Hispanic
2.9% (159)
Race Buckner KY USA
White 85.9% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 8.9% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Buckner

Female
29.6% (1,640)
Male
70.4% (3,904)
Gender Buckner KY USA
Female 29.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 70.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Buckner for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (277)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (499)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,441)
Some College
28.0% (1,552)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (277)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (720)
Master's Degree
10.0% (554)
Professional Degree
3.0% (166)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (55)
Education Buckner KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Buckner, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
3.5% (19,343)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (15,581)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.7% (9,671)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.3% (23,641)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.9% (32,775)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.8% (65,551)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (71,461)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (97,789)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.5% (69,312)
$200,000 or more
26.9% (149,371)
Income Buckner KY USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.7% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.3% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.9% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.8% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.5% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 26.9% 3.9% 7.7%

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