Fort Mitchell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 8,242 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fort Mitchell is the 52nd largest community in Kentucky.
Fort Mitchell real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Fort Mitchell 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, Fort Mitchell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Mitchell is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Mitchell who work in sales jobs (12.56%), management occupations (11.51%), and office and administrative support (10.56%).
Also of interest is that Fort Mitchell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Fort Mitchell is also a city of artists. Fort Mitchell has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Fort Mitchell’s character.
Fort Mitchell is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.05% of adults in Fort Mitchell have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Fort Mitchell in 2010 was $38,502, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,008 for a family of four. However, Fort Mitchell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fort Mitchell is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fort Mitchell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Mitchell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fort Mitchell include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Fort Mitchell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.