Prospect, Kentucky

Population 4,705

Prospect is located in Jefferson County, KY. The population is 4,705, making Prospect the 8th largest city in Jefferson County.

There are 2 public schools in Prospect with an average Homefacts rating of A+. The total crime rate for Prospect is very low , and there are 11 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Prospect is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Prospect property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Prospect include River Bluff, Green Spring and Utica.

Prospect Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Exceptional
  • No High School Diploma: 0.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 27.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 71.7%

Crime Rate

64.34% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 41
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 122
  • Property Crime: 979
  • Larceny Theft: 815

Registered Offenders

12.87% Higher than national avg.
  • 11 offenders in Prospect
  • 23.38 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

9 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 9


Very High 4.6%
  • Kentucky unemployment average: 4.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 2 K-12 public schools in Prospect, KY and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Prospect's schools as Exceptional, with an overall A+ rating.
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1 Private School

Louisville Classical Academy

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$435,000 compared to July 2018
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $870
  • 1 Bedroom: $980
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,230
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,680
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,890

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Environmental Hazards

9 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (227/268)
    Prospect, KY has 84.7% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Prospect, KY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.75 Average
    Prospect, KY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.43°
  • February 38.85°
  • March 49.42°
  • April 58.87°
  • May 67.65°
  • June 76.49°
  • July 79.12°
  • August 77.72°
  • September 71.43°
  • October 58.58°
  • November 47.28°
  • December 38.77°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Prospect, KY

Prospect, KY has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Prospect, KY has no risk of hurricanes.
Prospect, KY has a very high risk of hail storms.
Prospect, KY has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Prospect, KY: $110,967


Unemployment in Prospect is 4.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.9% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 12.54%
White Collar - 87.46%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Steven L. Beshear
  • Sen. Mitch McConnell
  • Sen. Rand Paul

City Representatives

  • John A. Yarmuth
  • Thomas Massie

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Prospect, KY

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1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Prospect, KY

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Prospect, KY

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