Independence, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
27,683
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
5.6%
Median Home
$173,300
Median Income
$81,657
Median Rent
$960

Independence SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
5

Independence, KY Crime Report

138
Total Crimes
483.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-80.48%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Independence
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 138 483.5 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 13 45.5 217.1 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 3 10.5 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 17.5 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 125 438.0 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 20 70.1 345.7 340.5
Larceny 90 315.3 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 15 52.6 228.2 219.9

Independence, KY Cost Of Living

98
Independence's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Independence Kentucky National Average
Overall 98 89 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 97 91 100
Health 103 90 100
Housing 91 70 100
Transportation 111 99 100
Utilities 87 98 100

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Rankings for Independence in Kentucky

Map Of Independence, KY

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Population over time in Independence

Year Population % Change
2019 27,683 1.8%
2018 27,183 1.5%
2017 26,772 1.7%
2016 26,317 1.0%
2015 26,062 1.7%
2014 25,638 1.9%
2013 25,170 2.4%
2012 24,586 3.5%
2011 23,764 3.4%
2010 22,975 -

Race / Ethnicity in Independence

White
93.4% (25,864)
African American
2.6% (726)
American Indian
0.1% (40)
Asian
1.5% (424)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
1.0% (282)
Hispanic
1.2% (337)
Race Independence KY USA
White 93.4% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 2.6% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.2% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Independence

Female
49.5% (13,690)
Male
50.5% (13,993)
Gender Independence KY USA
Female 49.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Independence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (553)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,660)
High School / GED
30.0% (8,304)
Some College
23.0% (6,367)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,768)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (5,536)
Master's Degree
8.0% (2,214)
Professional Degree
1.0% (276)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Independence KY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Independence, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
1.8% (48,710)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (37,266)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.0% (112,093)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (173,715)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.3% (228,588)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.9% (632,947)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.7% (544,622)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.7% (682,538)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (214,797)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (93,020)
Income Independence KY USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.0% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.3% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.9% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.7% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.7% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 3.9% 7.7%

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