Crestwood, KY


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Living in Crestwood

Crestwood is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 4,847 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Crestwood is the 89th largest community in Kentucky. Much of the housing stock in Crestwood was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Crestwood economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Crestwood, where the median household income is $82,773.00.

Crestwood real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Crestwood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Crestwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.31% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Crestwood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crestwood who work in management occupations (14.44%), sales jobs (12.94%), and office and administrative support (12.53%).

Also of interest is that Crestwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Crestwood is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Crestwood really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Crestwood perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Crestwood, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Crestwood is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.21% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Crestwood in 2010 was $32,095, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,380 for a family of four.

The people who call Crestwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crestwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Crestwood include English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Crestwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.