Population density (sq mi)3,6332,319114
Median age38.537.338.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a50%58%
Families w/ Kids under 185%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a91%95%
Speak Spanishn/a4%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Merriwether is 57% higher than Louisville
  • The median age in Merriwether is 3% higher than Louisville
  • In Merriwether 76.19% of the population is White
  • In Merriwether 14.72% of the population is Black
  • In Merriwether 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Louisville, KY Demographics


      Merriwether population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.12%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.06%
      Mixed race9.09%3.06%2.10%
      Other race0.00%0.58%0.92%
      In Merriwether, 4.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Merriwether age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Merriwether, Louisville, KY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).