Erlanger is a medium-sized city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 18,797 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Erlanger is the 21st largest community in Kentucky.
Erlanger is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Erlanger is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Erlanger who work in office and administrative support (18.00%), management occupations (10.63%), and sales jobs (8.41%).
Also of interest is that Erlanger has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Erlanger overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Erlanger, 23.11% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Erlanger in 2010 was $27,457, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,828 for a family of four. However, Erlanger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Erlanger home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Erlanger residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Erlanger include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Erlanger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.