Located northeastern of Jefferson County, Prospect, KY. is just 15 minutes from downtown Louisville, KY. via River Road. This Eastern part of the metropolitan area includes a variety of neighborhoods with different options of sizes, prices and kinds, including single-family listings, farm and land, new construction and more. Many neighborhoods in the area include clubhouses, swimming pools, golf courses and tennis courts. This area of town is growing everyday, currently it incorporates shopping centers, grocery stores, doctors offices, dentist offices and more.
Economy Prospect, KY. employs 2,417 people. Largely employing Real Estate Rental and Leasing, Professional, Scienfic Tech Services, and Wholesale Trading. The average income of a single resident is $72,792 a year, and the median household income is $110,967 a year. The average Male in Prospect is paid 1.68 times higher than the average female. The highest paid race/ethnicity is Asian, followed by Unknown, with White as the lowest. The order of race/ethnicity living below the poverty line is White, followed by American Indian, and Two or more races. The average unemployment rate is 4.8%, and the poverty rate is 3.22%
Cost of Living Prospect’s cost of living is 37% higher than the US Average.
Population The population is 4,789, there is a population density of 1,274. The median age is 51.4. There is approximately 2.6 people per household. The race/ethnicity is 92.5% of White, 2.74% of Black or African American, and 1.88% of Asian makes up Prospect’s diversity.
Transportation The average commute time is 22.6 minutes one way to work. Most households in Prospect have 2 cars, followed by 1 car. The average commuting statistics are as follows. 84.1% drive alone, 4.43% carpool, and 8.81% work at home.
Real Estate The median property value for Prospect is $373,300. Home appreciation over the last 10 years has been 4.05%. The average range for property taxes rate is $3000+.
Schools Prospect public schools spend about $12,392 per student. There are 17 students per teacher, 454 students per librarian, and 397 students per counselor. The female student ratio is 9,125, to male 6,407. Most students race/ethnicity in Prospect 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 Prospect Violent Crime 10.5 (on average 4,518). Prospect Property Crime 38.1 (on average 28,737).
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