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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Jeffersontown is 28,671. Jeffersontown, Kentucky is the 1,362nd largest city in the US.
Jeffersontown is located entirely in Jefferson County.
The peak population of Jeffersontown was in 2020, when its population was 28,824. In 2020, Jeffersontown was the 1,352nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,362nd largest city in the US. Jeffersontown is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Jeffersontown has grown 8.1% since the 2000. Jeffersontown, Kentucky's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Jeffersontown has a population density of 2,679.6 people per square mile.
|1356||Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts||28,805|
|1361||Harrison, New York||28,774||18.8%|
|1365||West Springfield Town, Massachusetts||28,629|
|1366||Eagle Pass, Texas||28,596||25.4%|
|1368||Glen Ellyn, Illinois||28,533||4.7%|
The total voting age population of Jeffersontown, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,755. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Jeffersontown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Jeffersontown are 75.7% White, 13.0% Black, 6.0% Asian, 3.0% Two or more races, 2.0% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Jeffersontown, 6.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.7%. On a per-household basis, 4.6% of families are below the poverty line in Jeffersontown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.0% of Jeffersontown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.3% of Jeffersontown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.8% have a bachelor's degree and 16.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Jeffersontown residents aged 5 and older, 12.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Jeffersontown is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Jeffersontown, 9.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Jeffersontown is $68,803.
In Jeffersontown, 69.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.6% of housing units in Jeffersontown.
Of all the housing units in Jeffersontown, 1.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Jeffersontown, 11.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Jeffersontown is $981.
In Jeffersontown, 89.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.