Central City, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Central City, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
5,808
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
17.6%
Median Home
$129,700
Median Income
$42,400
Median Rent
$629

Central City SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Central City, KY Crime Report

97
Total Crimes
1,694.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.60%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Central City
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 97 1,694.0 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 157.2 217.1 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 1 17.5 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 69.9 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 88 1,536.8 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 7 122.2 345.7 340.5
Larceny 75 1,309.8 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 104.8 228.2 219.9

Central City, KY Cost Of Living

81
Central City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Central City Kentucky National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 88 91 100
Health 86 90 100
Housing 43 70 100
Transportation 99 99 100
Utilities 105 98 100

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Population over time in Central City

Year Population % Change
2019 5,808 -0.2%
2018 5,822 -0.3%
2017 5,841 -0.9%
2016 5,895 -0.4%
2015 5,918 -0.2%
2014 5,932 -0.3%
2013 5,951 -0.1%
2012 5,955 -0.2%
2011 5,964 -0.3%
2010 5,984 -

Race / Ethnicity in Central City

White
85.8% (4,981)
African American
8.1% (472)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.2% (71)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.0% (115)
Hispanic
2.9% (169)
Race Central City KY USA
White 85.8% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 8.1% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Central City

Female
55.3% (3,212)
Male
44.7% (2,595)
Gender Central City KY USA
Female 55.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 44.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Central City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (348)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (813)
High School / GED
41.0% (2,381)
Some College
16.0% (929)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (348)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (580)
Master's Degree
5.0% (290)
Professional Degree
2.0% (116)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Central City KY USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Central City, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
3.6% (21,176)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (42,917)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (89,788)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (86,400)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.0% (116,047)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (88,658)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (64,658)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (40,658)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (16,941)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (13,552)
Income Central City KY USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.0% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 3.9% 7.7%

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