Hardinsburg is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,333 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hardinsburg is the 173rd largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities, Hardinsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hardinsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hardinsburg is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hardinsburg who work in sales jobs (10.50%), office and administrative support (10.18%), and teaching (9.12%).
Overall, Hardinsburg’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hardinsburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hardinsburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Hardinsburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hardinsburg rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.53% of adults 25 and older in Hardinsburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Hardinsburg in 2010 was $20,628, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,512 for a family of four. However, Hardinsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hardinsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hardinsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hardinsburg include English, German, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hardinsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.