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London Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of London Area is 126,949. The London Area population density is 286.12 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 108.48 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in London Area is white, which represent 97.18% of the total population. The average London Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 126,949. #316

Population Density, #107

London Area
286.12 per square mile
108.48 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:123,370 (97.18%, #13)
Black:1,294 (1.02%, #690)
Hispanic:1,461 (1.15%, #840)
Asian:455 (0.36%, #775)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):345 (0.27%, #591)
One Race, Other:208 (0.16%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,277 (1.01%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

82,980 (65.36%) out of the total population of 126,949 reported first ancestry.

 London Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Arab750.06%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech230.02%, see rank0.11%0.47%
Danish50.00%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch1,4961.18%, see rank1.13%1.40%
English11,8369.32%, see rank10.29%8.02%
French1,8711.47%, see rank1.82%3.34%
German11,6099.14%, see rank14.75%15.03%
Greek960.08%, see rank0.15%0.41%
Hungarian710.06%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish15,78812.44%, see rank12.51%10.80%
Italian1,4151.11%, see rank1.99%5.52%
Norwegian2030.16%, see rank0.32%1.42%
Polish4910.39%, see rank0.83%3.01%
Portuguese910.07%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian700.06%, see rank0.21%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,5721.24%, see rank1.37%0.99%
Scottish1,7801.40%, see rank1.88%1.72%
Subsaharan African380.03%, see rank0.85%0.95%
Swedish2450.19%, see rank0.37%1.27%
Swiss5370.42%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian590.05%, see rank0.08%0.31%
American23,98718.89%, see rank20.66%7.12%
Welsh4060.32%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 62,038 (48.87%, see rank)
Females: 64,911 (51.13%, see rank)

London Area
Male: 48.87%
Female: 51.13%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
London Area
38.20 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
London Area
37.00 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
London Area
39.40 years old
39.70 years old
38.80 years old

 London Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Under 5 years8,1526.42%, see rank6.34%6.36%
5 to 9 years8,5346.72%, see rank6.44%6.51%
10 to 14 years8,5136.71%, see rank6.56%6.59%
15 to 19 years8,6016.78%, see rank6.59%6.85%
20 to 24 years8,5376.72%, see rank7.01%7.13%
25 to 34 years15,41412.14%, see rank12.91%13.47%
35 to 44 years16,67313.13%, see rank12.97%12.96%
45 to 54 years17,86514.07%, see rank14.30%14.09%
55 to 64 years16,28412.83%, see rank12.86%12.29%
65 to 74 years11,0928.74%, see rank8.08%7.64%
75 to 84 5,5414.36%, see rank4.25%4.25%
85 years and over1,7431.37%, see rank1.69%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 London AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population84,612, 100%2,939,709209,056,129
Less Than High School22,821, 26.97%, see rank16.54%13.67%
High School Graduate32,415, 38.31%, see rank33.73%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree19,103, 22.58%, see rank27.96%29.09%
Bachelor Degree5,886, 6.96%, see rank12.86%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree4,387, 5.18%, see rank8.92%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.01, see rank13.0413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 London Area KentuckyU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten3,47391.71%8.29%75.59%24.41%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)13,62895.66%, see rank4.34%, see rank88.54%11.46%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)6,78393.79%, see rank6.21%, see rank88.73%11.27%90.60%9.40%
College5,56264.98%, see rank35.02%, see rank82.22%17.78%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School90667.11%, see rank32.89%, see rank75.35%24.65%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 London AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total Households48,639, 100%1,702,235116,211,092
Average Household Size2.55, see rank2.502.63
1 Person Households12,622, 25.95%, see rank28.11%27.57%
2 or More Person Households36,017, 74.05%, see rank71.89%72.43%
Family Households (Families)34,060, 70.03%, see rank66.64%66.22%
Average Family Size3.14, see rank3.133.32
Married-Couple Family24,416, 50.20%, see rank49.17%48.42%
Nonfamily Households14,579, 29.97%, see rank33.36%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 London Area%KentuckyU.S.
15 Years and Over Total101,750see rank3,535,619252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over49,194100%, see rank1,722,001123,281,364
Never Married13,52827.50%, see rank31.04%35.77%
Married27,71856.34%, see rank53.89%52.04%
Widowed1,6283.31%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced6,32012.85%, see rank12.14%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over52,556100%, see rank1,813,618129,692,771
Never Married10,63320.23%, see rank24.47%29.48%
Married27,99153.26%, see rank51.24%49.19%
Widowed6,19911.80%, see rank10.21%9.16%
Divorced7,73314.71%, see rank14.09%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 London Area%KentuckyU.S.
Native125,77999.08%, see rank96.63%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence97,59076.87%, see rank69.96%58.73%
Born in Different State27,88021.96%, see rank26.02%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
3090.24%, see rank0.64%1.42%
Foreign Born1,1700.92%, see rank3.37%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship4960.39%, see rank1.20%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship6740.53%, see rank2.17%7.09%
Born In Europe1890.15%, see rank0.50%1.53%
Born In Asia2880.23%, see rank1.10%3.82%
Born In Africa100.01%, see rank0.28%0.55%
Born In Oceania960.08%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America4590.36%, see rank1.39%6.83%
Born In Northern America1280.10%, see rank0.08%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 London Area%KentuckyU.S.
English47,90998.50%, see rank94.34%79.39%
Spanish3620.74%, see rank2.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages2790.57%, see rank1.55%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages690.14%, see rank0.92%3.36%
Other200.04%, see rank0.41%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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