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Who Lives Here

Central City Demographics

Education

High School

64%

Associate's

21%

Bachelor's

10%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

50%

3 people

23%

4 people

12%

5 people

14%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

62%

50-100k

25%

100-150k

7%

150-200k

3%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

14%

20-45

33%

45-65

20%

65+

20%

Getting Around Central City

Central City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

47%

15-30 Mins

28%

30-40 Mins

6%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

10%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1616

Walk Score®

Percentage: 2121

Bike Score®

Central City Education

Schools

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Living in Central City, KY

A small town in Kentucky, Central City has slightly less than 6,000 residents. Retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (18%) here than nationally (14%). Renters tend to be in the minority in Central City, and 67% of residents own their homes. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $577 a month, which is $205/month less than the state average.

With an average commute time of about 21 minutes, outperforming most cities in Kentucky, Central City residents know that it isn't overly time-consuming to get to work. Driving is the most common way to get to work, opted for by 30% of residents, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.

Many Central City residents work in one of two industries: retail and manufacturing. Combined, these industries account for 12% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's workers are in transportation, making it the top career path in the town. Central City workers earn an average annual income of around $49,000, less than the state average. Central City's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345). Central City has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or GED (33%) compared to the national average. Further, 2% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate.