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Demographics

People

Total Population4,789
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens24.7%
Employed Population 16+2,372
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married67.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher71.7%
Median Earnings25+$55,897
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,095

Wealth

Median Family Income$150,577
% Above Poverty Level96.8%
% Below Poverty Level3.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone23.5%
Median Gross Rent$850
Median House Value$373,300

Ancestry

German25%
English18.7%
Irish15.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
Scottish4.4%
Italian3.3%
Russian2.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Dutch1.8%
Swedish1.4%
Welsh0.8%
Iranian0.8%
African0.7%
Arab0.6%
Polish0.6%
Romanian0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Hungarian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
South African0.3%
Greek0.3%
Czech0.3%
Palestinian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Danishn0.1%
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Prospect Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson County
Standard Zip Codes40059
Phone Area Codes
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude38.34
Approximate Longitude-85.6

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)

StationCHARLESTOWN 5 NNW
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp41 to 68 F
Jul Temp63 to 89 F
Oct Temp42 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.4 inches
StationLOUISVILLE STANDIFORD AP
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 41 F
Apr Temp46 to 67 F
Jul Temp70 to 87 F
Oct Temp49 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches
StationSHELBYVILLE 1 E
Distance24.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp62 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 69 F
Annual Precip48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anchorage2,091$186,250
Glenview481$239,375
Goshen1,012$90,000
Lyndon11,310$63,558
Pewee Valley1,617$115,625
St. Matthews17,930$75,463

Prospect Public Schools

Goshen At Hillcrest Elementary School
12518 Ridgemoor Dr
ZIP: 40059
(502) 228-0101
Primary
Total Enrollment 656
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