|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Watterson Park is 998. Watterson Park, Kentucky is the 10,209th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Watterson Park was in 1990, when its population was 1,032. In 1990, Watterson Park was the 9,651st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,209th largest city in the US. Watterson Park is currently 3.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Watterson Park has grown 0.8% since the 2000. Watterson Park, Kentucky's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10203||Elkhorn City, Kentucky||999||-5.3%|
|10204||Fort Gaines, Georgia||999||-10.0%|
|10209||Watterson Park, Kentucky||998||0.8%|
|10210||Bethany Beach, Delaware||997||10.1%|
|10213||Beach, North Dakota||996||-10.1%|
The total voting age population of Watterson Park, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 757. The voting age population is 53.2% male and 46.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.6% of the residents of Watterson Park are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Watterson Park are 66.3% White, 26.7% Black, 4.7% Other, 1.9% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 16.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Watterson Park, 25.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.6%. On a per-household basis, 15.3% of families are below the poverty line in Watterson Park.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.6% of Watterson Park residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.2% of Watterson Park residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Watterson Park residents aged 5 and older, 23.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Watterson Park is 2.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Watterson Park, 12.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Watterson Park is $30,948.
In Watterson Park, 40.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 59.4% of housing units in Watterson Park.
Of all the housing units in Watterson Park, 1.4% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Watterson Park is $479.
In Watterson Park, 69.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.