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  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade B minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade B minus
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

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Jessamine County is located in Kentucky with a population of 53,032. Jessamine County is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. In Jessamine County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Jessamine County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Jessamine County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$172,100
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$789
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Jessamine County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    38.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    32.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    92.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    493
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,337
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    163.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

Working in Jessamine County

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$58,245
National
$62,843

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