|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ludlow is 4,358. Ludlow, Kentucky is the 5,192nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ludlow was in 1990, when its population was 4,709. In 1990, Ludlow was the 4,231st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,192nd largest city in the US. Ludlow is currently 7.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ludlow has shrunk 1.0% since the year 2000. Ludlow, Kentucky's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5191||Scott City, Missouri||4,359||-5.0%|
|5194||Pocomoke City, Maryland||4,354||5.9%|
|5196||Dansville, New York||4,349||-9.8%|
The total voting age population of Ludlow, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,542. The voting age population is 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.8% of the residents of Ludlow are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ludlow are 94.2% White, 3.5% Two or more races, 1.9% Black, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ludlow, 14.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.0% of families are below the poverty line in Ludlow.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.4% of Ludlow residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Ludlow residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.0% have a bachelor's degree and 10.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ludlow residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ludlow is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ludlow, 8.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ludlow is $56,393.
In Ludlow, 67.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.0% of housing units in Ludlow.
Of all the housing units in Ludlow, 54.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Ludlow, 16.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 360 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ludlow is $931.
In Ludlow, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.