Crestwood, KY


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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. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Crestwood, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Crestwood, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Crestwood’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Crestwood does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $80,240.00.

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 87.57% 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 (14.71%), sales jobs (12.64%), and office and administrative support (12.43%).

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.

Crestwood is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Crestwood’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

As is often the case in a small city, Crestwood doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Crestwood. 53.27% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Crestwood in 2010 was $32,082, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,328 for a family of four. However, Crestwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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.