Bardstown Information

Bardstown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bardstown, KY

General Bardstown Information

State: Kentucky

County: Nelson County

Close cities: Boston, KY, Culvertown, KY, Nazareth, KY, Samuels, KY, Loretto, KY, New Haven, KY, Bloomfield, KY, Fairfield, KY, Coxs Creek, KY, Springfield, KY, Bourbon Springs, KY

Bardstown Population (census data)
Total 11,150 (+6.4% since 2000)
Male 5,213 (46.8%)
Female 5,937 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,553 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.7 (US Avg is 100)

Bardstown Elevation: 647 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1838

Land Area: 7.18 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,690

Zip Codes: 40004.

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Bardstown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (81.5%)
  • Black (15.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.2%)
  • Irish (11.6%)
  • German (11.5%)
  • English (8.3%)
  • French (2.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.2%)

Local Bardstown Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Louisville, University of Kentucky

Bardstown School Information

High Schools
Bardstown High School (400 N 5th Street, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Bardstown Independent District)
Nelson County High School (1070 Bloomfield Road, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Nelson County District)
Middle Schools
Bardstown Middle School (410 N 5th Street, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Bardstown Independent District)
Old Kentucky Home Middle School (301 Wildcat Lane, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Nelson County District)
Elementary Schools
Bardstown Elementary School (420 North 5th, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Bardstown Independent District)
Foster Heights Elementary School (211 E Muir Avenue, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Nelson County District)
Other/Private Schools
Bardstown Primary School (1000 Templin Avenue, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Bardstown Independent District)
Old Kentucky Home Intermediate (219 E Muir Avenue, Bardstown, KY, 40004 - Nelson County District)

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