|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of London is 7,413. London, Kentucky is the 3,832nd largest city in the US.
London is located entirely in Laurel County.
The peak population of London was in 2010, when its population was 7,993. In 2010, London was the 3,462nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,832nd largest city in the US. London is currently 7.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
London has shrunk 0.4% since the year 2000. London, Kentucky's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
London has a population density of 776.3 people per square mile.
|3827||Prairie Grove, Arkansas||7,434||133.3%|
|3828||Palmyra, New Jersey||7,424||3.9%|
|3829||Belen, New Mexico||7,423||3.3%|
|3830||Valley Center, Kansas||7,419||32.2%|
|3833||Pleasantville, New York||7,411||3.2%|
|3837||Belle Plaine, Minnesota||7,396||91.7%|
|3838||Dade City, Florida||7,393||15.6%|
The total voting age population of London, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,560. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of London are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of London are 93.2% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 2.0% Asian, 1.7% Black, 0.4% American Indian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In London, 26.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.1%. On a per-household basis, 25.4% of families are below the poverty line in London.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.6% of London residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.2% of London residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.8% have a bachelor's degree and 5.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among London residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in London is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In London, 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 London is $37,175.
In London, 53.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.1% of housing units in London.
Of all the housing units in London, 5.9% of them were build before 1940.
In London, 12.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 460 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in London is $635.
In London, 72.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.