Crestwood, KY. is about 23 minutes outside of Louisville, KY. perfect for people wanting to start a family in a safe community with the award winning Oldham County school systems. This area is located on the Northeastern end of Louisville. It was ranked as the 52nd best place to live in America in 2005.
Economy Crestwood, KY. employs 2,483 people. Largely employing Information, Utilities, and Wholesale Trade. The average income of a single resident is $28,555 a year, and the median household income is $88,267 a year. The average Male in Crestwood is paid 1.38 times higher than the average female. The highest paid race/ethnicity is Asian, followed by white, with Two or more races as the lowest. The order of race/ethnicity living below the poverty line is White, followed by Black or African American and American Indian. The average unemployment rate is 3.7%, and the poverty rate is 3.63%
Cost of Living Crestwood’s cost of living is 6% higher than the US Average.
Population The population is 4,768, there is a population density of 1,205. The median age is 35.7. There is approximately 2.6 people per household. The race/ethnicity is 90.6% of White, 5.83% of Hispanic or Latino, and 2.03% Asian makes up Crestwood’s diversity.
Transportation The average commute time is 24.4 minutes one way to work. Most households in Crestwood have 2 cars, followed by 1 car. The average commuting statistics are as follows. 87.7% drive alone, 5.79% carpool, and 2.89% work at home.
Real Estate The median property value for Crestwood is $253,300. Home appreciation over the last 10 years has been 3.13%. The average range for property taxes rate is $3000+.
Schools Crestwood public schools spend about $9,470 per student. There are 18 students per teacher, 341 students per librarian, and 409 students per counselor. The female student ratio is 9,125, to male 6,407. Most students race/ethnicity in Crestwood are white 72.3%, followed by Black or African American 12.9%, Asian 3.64%, and Hispanic or Latino 2.98%. The largest post-graduates schools are the University of Louisville, Jefferson County Community and Technical College, and Sullivan University. The most popular major being Registered Nurse 3.81%, General Psychology 2.56%, and Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2.08%.
Safety Crestwood Violent Crime 41.3 (on average 4,518). Crestwood Property Crime 39.9 (on average 28,737).
History This area began to grow in the early 1900’s when the railroad systems coming from Louisville and Nashville would travel through Crestwood.
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