|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Prospect is 4,569. Prospect, Kentucky is the 5,058th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Prospect was in 2010, when its population was 4,698. In 2010, Prospect was the 4,796th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,058th largest city in the US. Prospect is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Prospect has shrunk 1.2% since the year 2000. Prospect, Kentucky's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5052||Little Falls, New York||4,572||-11.7%|
|5055||Ranlo, North Carolina||4,570||105.0%|
|5056||Beaufort, North Carolina||4,569||20.4%|
|5059||Shannon Hills, Arkansas||4,567||118.9%|
|5061||Canastota, New York||4,565||3.2%|
|5064||Mountain Lakes, New Jersey||4,565||7.1%|
The total voting age population of Prospect, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,830. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 30.1% of the residents of Prospect are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Prospect are 90.0% White, 5.7% Asian, 3.9% Black and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Prospect, 0.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 0.5% of families are below the poverty line in Prospect.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.7% of Prospect residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 99.2% of Prospect residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 75.0% have a bachelor's degree and 37.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Prospect residents aged 5 and older, 7.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Prospect is 1.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Prospect, 6.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Prospect is $145,511.
In Prospect, 95.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 4.7% of housing units in Prospect.
In Prospect, 12.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 260 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Prospect is $1,140.
In Prospect, 91.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.