Nicholasville, KY

Nicholasville profile

Living in Nicholasville

Nicholasville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 30,865 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Nicholasville is the 12th largest community in Kentucky.

Nicholasville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nicholasville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Nicholasville who work in office and administrative support (11.56%), sales jobs (11.16%), and food service (7.46%).

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

The percentage of adults in Nicholasville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.92% of the adults in Nicholasville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Nicholasville in 2018 was $22,888, which is middle income relative to Kentucky, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,552 for a family of four. However, Nicholasville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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