South Shore is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,101 people and two constituent neighborhoods, South Shore is the 248th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities, South Shore isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Shore are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Shore is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Shore who work in sales jobs (16.84%), office and administrative support (14.58%), and food service (9.86%).
South Shore’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In South Shore, just 12.08% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in South Shore in 2010 was $16,295, which is lower middle income relative to Kentucky, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,180 for a family of four.
The people who call South Shore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Shore residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in South Shore include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in South Shore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and African languages.