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: New Haven, KY, Samuels, KY, Bourbon Springs, KY, Coxs Creek, KY, Boston, KY, Loretto, KY, Fairfield, KY, Culvertown, KY, Springfield, KY, Bloomfield, KY, Nazareth, 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: Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Kentucky, University of Louisville

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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