Nicholasville Jessamine County, Kentucky

Nicholasville: City in Kentucky

About

Nicholasville is a city located in the county of Jessamine in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 28,015 and a population density of 776 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 30,888 inhabitants.

The city was created 185 years ago in 1837.

Nicholasville Quick Facts

Population : 30,888 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Jessamine County
Phone Area Codes : 859
Area : 36.1 km2
Altitude : 938 feet / 286 meters
Capital city : Nicholasville is capital of Jessamine County
Establishment : February 02, 1837 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 23:39:51 (3rd October 2022)
Postal code : 40356
Density : 856 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.3% (2010-2020)
Nicholasville locator map
Location of Nicholasville on Kentucky map.
Main Street in Nicholasville image
Main Street in Nicholasville
Main Street in Nicholasville image

Geography

Nicholasville is located at 37°52'50"N 84°34'23"W (37.8806300, -84.5730000).

Nicholasville map

Demographics

The population of Nicholasville increased by 9.3% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 28,015 - census
2011 28,064 0.17% estimation process
2012 28,330 0.94% estimation process
2013 28,646 1.1% estimation process
2014 29,076 1.48% estimation process
2015 29,598 1.76% estimation process
2016 29,845 0.83% estimation process
2017 30,460 2.02% estimation process
2018 30,702 0.79% estimation process
2019 30,865 0.53% estimation process
2020 30,888 0.07% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 36,543
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 33,205
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 39,102
April 1, 2010 Population : 33,217
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.2%
People over 65 (%) : 16.0%
Female persons, % : 51.2%
White only, percent : 88.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 6.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,731
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.1%

Nicholasville zip code is 40356. County name: Jessamine, County fips: 21113

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $225,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,592
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $614
2015-2019 median gross rent : $914
2015-2019 Households : 13,985
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.56
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 134,233
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 255,141
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,415,464
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 358,631
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,469
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $82,153
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $42,500
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,063
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,726
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,020
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 334
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,606
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 455
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,458
2010 population per square mile : 1,565.6
2010 land area in square miles : 21.22

People born in Nicholasville (14)

People born in Nicholasville, including United States admiral Charles K. Duncan, politician John C. Watts, politician John Speed Smith, .

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Schools in Nicholasville

College & universities near Nicholasville, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156277 Barrett and Company School of Hair Design Nicholasville (KY) 40356-2152

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Nicholasville, KY

Code Name Address Type
MAY Maysville West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St RAIL
LVL Louisville, Kentucky 720 West Muhammad Ali Blvd. BUS

Post offices near Nicholasville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nicholasvill Post Office Nicholasville (KY) 40356

Other cities in Jessamine County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jessamine County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Wilmore 6,343 City in Jessamine County, Kentucky
Keene 88 City in Kentucky, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Nicholasville distances to largest Kentucky cities