Versailles, KY

Versailles profile

Living in Versailles

Versailles is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 9,318 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Versailles is the 46th largest community in Kentucky.

Unlike some cities, Versailles isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Versailles are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Versailles is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Versailles who work in management occupations (12.85%), office and administrative support (8.91%), and sales jobs (8.20%).

The citizens of Versailles are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.90% of adults in Versailles having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Versailles in 2018 was $25,356, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,424 for a family of four. However, Versailles contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Versailles is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Versailles home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Versailles residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Versailles also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Versailles include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and Italian.

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