Bardstown, KY Demographic Data

Bardstown, KY Summary

Bardstown is located in Nelson County in Kentucky
  • Population: 12,291
  • Area: 10.55 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 10.49 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.06 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,164.91 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 672.90 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Bardstown, KY Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
6,705
52%
50.8
Male
6,321
49%
49.2
Total Population
13,026
 
323,128,000

Bardstown, KY Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,097
8.4% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
1,033
7.9% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
1,144
8.8% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
707
5.4% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,046
8.0% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
1,951
15.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,565
12.0% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
1,383
10.6% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
711
5.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
547
4.2% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
1,035
7.9% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
455
3.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
352
2.7% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
9,307
71.4%
77.2
Female
5,018
53.9%
51.3
Male
4,289
46.1%
48.7
21 Years and over
8,877
68.1%
73.1
62 Years and over
2,218
17.0%
18.8
65 Years and over
1,842
14.1%
15.2
Female
1,188
64.5%
55.8
Male
654
35.5%
44.2
Median Age (years)
33
0.0%
0.0

Bardstown, KY Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
12,685
97.4% 
96.8
White
10,655
81.8% 
72.6
Black or African American
1,832
14.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
96
0.7% 
0.8
Asian
43
0.3% 
5.4
Asian Indian
43
0.3% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
59
0.5% 
5.1
Two or More Races
341
2.6% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
327
2.5% 
17.8
Mexican
327
2.5% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
0
0.0% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
12,699
97.5% 
82.2

Bardstown, KY Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
306
3.8% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
582
7.3% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
3,099
38.7% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
1,735
21.7% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
888
11.1% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
718
9.0% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
671
8.4% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
888
11.1%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
7,111
88.9%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,389
17.4%
31.2

Bardstown, KY Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
3,306
33.9%
33.7%
Now Married
3,910
40.1%
47.5
Divorced
1,736
17.8%
11.0%
Separated
134
1.4%
2.0
Widowed
666
6.8
5.8%

Bardstown, KY Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
11,660
97.7%
78.4%
Languages other than english
269
2.3%
21.6%
Spanish
210
1.8%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
59
0.5%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.1%

Bardstown, KY Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
418
7.9%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
323
6.1%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
831
15.8%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
736
14.0%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
847
16.1%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,111
21.1%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
349
6.6%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
455
8.6%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
67
1.3%
5.8
$200,000 or more
135
2.6%
6.4
Median household income
40,353
 
57,617
Per capita income
27,229
 
31,128

Bardstown, KY Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
62
1.1%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
592
10.9%
9.8
Construction
292
5.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,246
23.0%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
246
4.5%
6.6
Information
34
0.6%
2.1
Manufacturing
957
17.7%
10.1
Other services except public administration
162
3.0%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
476
8.8%
11.4
Public administration
252
4.7%
4.6
Retail trade
693
12.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
386
7.1%
5.2
Wholesale trade
20
0.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
453
8.4%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,356
25.0%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,386
25.6%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
1,046
19.3%
23.3%
Service occupations
1,177
21.7%
18.1%

Bardstown, KY Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
5,322
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
4,459
83.8%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
628
11.8%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.1
Walked
88
1.7%
2.7
Other means
16
0.3%
1.8
Worked at home
131
2.5%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
23.6
 
26.6

Bardstown, KY Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
341
6.5%
8.7
1 vehicles
2,227
42.2%
33.2
2 vehicles
1,897
36.0%
37.1
3 or more
807
15.3%
21.0

Bardstown, KY Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,272
91.8%
87.6
Owner Occupied
3,005
57.0%
63.1
Renter Occupied
2,267
43.0%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
473
8.2%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
7
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.6
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.2
0.0%
2.5

Bardstown, KY Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,745
1 room
98
1.7%
2.4
2 rooms
101
1.8%
2.7
3 rooms
424
7.4%
9.1
4 rooms
1,195
20.8%
16.5
5 rooms
1,194
20.8%
19.8
6 rooms
1,074
18.7%
17.8
7 rooms
655
11.4%
12.0
8 rooms
334
5.8%
8.6
9 rooms or more
670
11.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 
0.0

Bardstown, KY Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
5,745
 
 
1-unit, detached
3,833
66.7%
61.5
1-unit, attached
205
3.6%
5.9
2-units
322
5.6%
3.6
3 or 4 units
436
7.6%
4.4
5 to 9 units
591
10.3%
4.8
10 to 19 units
96
1.7%
4.4
20 or more units
90
1.6%
9.0
Mobile home
172
3.0%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Bardstown, KY Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
428
7.4%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
154
2.7%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
564
9.8%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
544
9.5%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
837
14.6%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
653
11.4%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
1,404
24.4%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
1,018
17.7%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
79
1.4%
2.8%
2014 or later
64
1.1%
1.4%

Bardstown, KY Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,840
34.9%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
102
1.9%
4.7
Electricity
3,291
62.4%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
18
0.3%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
8
0.2%
1.9
Solar energy
13
0.2%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.1

Bardstown, KY Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,021
 
47295100.0
$2,000 to $2,499
49
2.4%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
50
2.5%
10.3%
Less than $500
64
3.2%
1.6%
$2,500 to $2,999
70
3.5%
7.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
195
9.6%
20.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
530
26.2%
28.8%
$500 to $999
1,063
52.6%
20.4%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
1,090
56.0%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
248
12.7%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
120
6.2%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
191
9.8%
7.0%
35.0% or more
298
15.3%
21.3%
Not Computed
74
0.0%
0.0%

Bardstown, KY Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
2,111 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
94
4.5%
28.3%
Less than $500
491
23.3%
10.7%
$500 to $999
1,526
72.3%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
156
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
662
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
365
17.5%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
226
10.8%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
291
13.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
256
12.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
282
13.5%
9.0%
35.0% or more
669
32.0%
40.7%
Not Computed
178
0.0%
0.0%

Bardstown, KY Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
3,005
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
145
4.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
1,023
34.0%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
773
25.7%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
453
15.1%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
298
9.9%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
285
9.5%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
14
0.5%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
14
0.5%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
122,700
 
205,000