Independence, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Independence is 27,183, a change of 6.03% when compared to 2014. With an area of 17.80 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,527.15 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 9,045, with an average household size of 3.
Independence's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.12%.
The average household income in Independence for 2018 was $85,197, while the median was $79,224.

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Independence Fertility Rate

513 estimated births

Independence Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Independence Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,369

Independence Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $937

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Independence Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Independence city, Kentucky 25,638
2015 Independence city, Kentucky 26,062
2016 Independence city, Kentucky 26,317
2017 Independence city, Kentucky 26,772
2018 Independence city, Kentucky 27,183