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Jeffersontown
  • Suburb of Louisville, KY

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

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Jeffersontown is a suburb of Louisville with a population of 27,933. Jeffersontown is in Jefferson County and is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. Living in Jeffersontown offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Jeffersontown there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Jeffersontown and residents tend to have moderate political views.

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About Jeffersontown...
Population
27,933

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$186,600
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,015
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    28.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    14.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    61.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    303.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,790.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    454.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

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