Cynthiana is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 6,423 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Cynthiana is the 70th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cynthiana is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cynthiana is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cynthiana who work in office and administrative support (16.53%), sales jobs (9.91%), and healthcare (6.54%).
Being a small city, Cynthiana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Cynthiana with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.49% of adults in Cynthiana have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cynthiana in 2010 was $17,570, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,280 for a family of four.
The people who call Cynthiana home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cynthiana residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cynthiana include German, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Cynthiana is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.