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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Berea is 15,924. Berea, Kentucky is the 2,263rd largest city in the US.
Berea is located entirely in Madison County.
The current population of Berea (15,924) is it's peak population.
Berea has grown 40.5% since the 2000. Berea, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Berea has a population density of 846.9 people per square mile.
|2258||Highland Village, Texas||15,952||29.3%|
|2264||Coos Bay, Oregon||15,907||3.7%|
|2266||South Houston, Texas||15,878||0.1%|
The total voting age population of Berea, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,322. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.2% of the residents of Berea are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Berea are 91.2% White, 3.9% Black, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.1% Other, 0.6% Asian and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 4.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Berea, 19.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.0%. On a per-household basis, 16.5% of families are below the poverty line in Berea.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of Berea residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.2% of Berea residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.4% have a bachelor's degree and 11.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Berea residents aged 5 and older, 6.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Berea is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Berea, 15.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Berea is $44,292.
In Berea, 51.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.3% of housing units in Berea.
Of all the housing units in Berea, 5.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Berea, 26.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Berea is $715.
In Berea, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.