Most Expensive Louisville Neighborhoods
|1||Factory Ln / Old Henr...|
|2||Wolf Pen Branch Rd / ...|
|3||Beckley / Avoca|
|4||Fisherville / Hopewell|
|5||Bardstown Rd / Speed Ave|
|7||Cherokee Garden / The...|
|8||Distillery Cmns / Pay...|
|9||Taylorsville Rd / Old...|
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Real estate in popular Louisville neighborhoods
Popular real estate near Louisville, KY
Louisville is a very large city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 258,430 people and 147 constituent neighborhoods, Louisville is the largest community in Kentucky.
Louisville real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Louisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Louisville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Louisville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Louisville who work in office and administrative support (14.68%), sales jobs (10.61%) and management occupations (8.33%).
Also of interest is that Louisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Louisville is one of the most attractive larger cities for people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. This makes it a good place to live for young singles in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting their professional careers. Although Louisville is a large city, this demographic is significant enough that young professionals will find many others like themselves here, with really good opportunities for friendships, recreation, romance, and more.
In terms of college education, Louisville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.51% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Louisville in 2010 was $25,623, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,492 for a family of four. However, Louisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Louisville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Louisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Louisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Louisville include German, Irish, English and African.
The most common language spoken in Louisville is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||246,438|
|LOUISVILLE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||63.53%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||36.47%|
|TYPE OF LOUISVILLE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||65.06%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.47%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||9.84%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.01%|
|SIZE OF LOUISVILLE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.80%|
|AGE OF LOUISVILLE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||12.52%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||32.10%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||37.16%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||18.23%|
|LOUISVILLE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$133,264|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$575|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $48,000||5.73%|
|$48,001 - $96,000||20.61%|
|$96,001 - $191,000||46.51%|
|$191,001 - $287,000||14.52%|
|$287,001 - $382,000||6.64%|
|$382,001 - $478,000||2.75%|
|$478,001 - $717,000||1.87%|
|$717,001 - $956,000||0.67%|
|PEOPLE OF LOUISVILLE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.74%|
|5 TO 17||16.85%|
|18 TO 24||9.53%|
|25 TO 34||14.21%|
|35 TO 54||28.07%|
|55 TO 64||12.01%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||12.59%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||86.71%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$44,111|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,623|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.17%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.19%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (4.97%)
Public Service (3.12%)
Information Technology (2.43%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||22.89%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.26%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.07%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.76%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.32%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||4.48%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (12.69%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (91.75%)
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