La Grange, KY


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La Grange is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 8,619 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, La Grange is the 54th largest community in Kentucky.

La Grange real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although La Grange house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

La Grange is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, La Grange is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in La Grange who work in food service (14.61%), office and administrative support (13.31%), and sales jobs (10.87%).

Also of interest is that La Grange has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

La Grange is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of La Grange are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.83% of adults in La Grange having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in La Grange in 2010 was $24,090, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,360 for a family of four. However, La Grange contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

La Grange is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call La Grange home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Grange residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in La Grange include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in La Grange is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.