Nicholasville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 29,754 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Nicholasville is the 12th largest community in Kentucky.
Nicholasville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nicholasville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nicholasville who work in office and administrative support (12.26%), management occupations (9.17%), and sales jobs (8.66%).
The citizens of Nicholasville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.21% of adults in Nicholasville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Nicholasville in 2010 was $20,802, 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 $83,208 for a family of four. However, Nicholasville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Nicholasville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nicholasville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Nicholasville include German, English, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Nicholasville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.