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Buckner, KY

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Buckner Profile


Overview

Buckner is a somewhat small town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 5,785 people and just one neighborhood, Buckner is the 79th largest community in Kentucky.

Buckner real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Buckner house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Buckner is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Buckner is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buckner who work in sales jobs (18.29%), management occupations (15.98%), and office and administrative support (14.87%).

Also of interest is that Buckner has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Setting & Lifestyle

Buckner is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Buckner Demographics

In terms of college education, Buckner is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.28% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Buckner in 2018 was $29,398, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,592 for a family of four.

Buckner is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Buckner home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buckner residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Buckner include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Buckner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Buckner, KY HOMES

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TYPE OF Buckner, KY HOMES

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SIZE OF Buckner, KY HOMES

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SIZE OF Buckner, KY HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (top 20)

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
    Buckner
    Kentucky

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 388

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Buckner VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 19
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Buckner Property CRIMES

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National Median: 26.9
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KY* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Buckner Alternative High School
1350 N Highway 393
Buckner, KY 40010
04-12
Oldham County Preschool School
4309 Brown Blvd.
Buckner, KY 40031
PK-PK
Centerfield Elementary School
4512 S Hwy 393
Crestwood, KY 40014
KG-05
Oldham County High School
1150 N Hwy 393
Buckner, KY 40010
09-12
Oldham County Middle School
4305 Brown Blvd
Buckner, KY 40010
06-08
North Oldham Middle School
1801 S Hwy 1793
Goshen, KY 40026
06-08
Buckner Elementary School
4307 Brown Blvd.
Buckner, KY 40010
KG-05
The Robert L. Arvin Education Center School
1650 Colonels Dr
Buckner, KY 40010
11-12
North Oldham High School
1815 S Hwy 1793
Goshen, KY 40026
09-12
Harmony Elementary School
1901 S Highway 1793
Goshen, KY 40026
KG-05
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

OLDHAM COUNTY


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kentucky

(10 is best)

Better than of KY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.2% 56.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.4% 53.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 2.7%

Educational Expenditures

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