StatisticSouth LouisvilleLouisvilleKentucky
Population density (sq mi)4,1532,319114
Median age32.737.338.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a50%58%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a91%95%
Speak Spanishn/a4%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Louisville is 79% higher than Louisville
  • The median age in South Louisville is 12% lower than Louisville
  • In South Louisville 57.98% of the population is White
  • In South Louisville 36.61% of the population is Black
  • In South Louisville 0.97% of the population is Asian

Compare Louisville, KY Demographics


      South Louisville population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth LouisvilleLouisvilleKentucky
      American Indian0.00%0.12%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian1.10%0.06%0.06%
      Mixed race3.34%3.06%2.10%
      Other race0.00%0.58%0.92%
      In South Louisville, 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

      South Louisville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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