dcsimg

People

Total Population 4,774
Male Share of the Population 49.5%
Female Share of the Population 50.5%
Senior Citizens 22.1%
Employed Population 16+ 2,416
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 70.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 71.1%
Median Earnings25+ $54,025
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,886

Wealth

Median Family Income $141,632
% Above Poverty Level 97.2%
% Below Poverty Level 2.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 10.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.8%
Median Gross Rent $2
Median House Value $374,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.5%
US/American 0%
English 19.5%
Irish 12.1%

Prospect Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 10 miles NE of Louisville, Kentucky
County Jefferson
Metro Area Louisville
Standard Zip Codes 40059
Phone Area Codes 502
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.345
Longitude -85.615

Prospect Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHARLESTOWN 5 NNW
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 68 F
Jul Temp 63 to 89 F
Oct Temp 42 to 70 F
Annual Precip 45.4 inches
Station LOUISVILLE STANDIFORD AP
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 41 F
Apr Temp 46 to 67 F
Jul Temp 70 to 87 F
Oct Temp 49 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.5 inches
Station SHELBYVILLE 1 E
Distance 24.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 38 to 67 F
Jul Temp 62 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 69 F
Annual Precip 48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Anchorage 2,154 $178,438
Glenview 461 $234,643
Goshen 1,072 $82,105
Lyndon 11,167 $61,100
Pewee Valley 1,431 $95,313
St. Matthews 17,686 $74,699
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • Doctor of Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • M.Div: Homiletics
  • MA Christian Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

Programs
  • Bookkeeping
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • HVACR Technician
  • Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.
Study Online in Prospect
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Prospect Government Officials


Are you an official in the Prospect government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top