Prospect Information

Prospect Information

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

General Prospect Information

State: Kentucky

County: Jefferson County

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Prospect Population (census data)
Total 5,429 (+10.4% since 2000)
Male 2,676 (49.3%)
Female 2,753 (50.7%)

Population Density: 1,350 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.5 (US Avg is 100)

Prospect Elevation: 460 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1974

Land Area: 4.02 square miles

Median Household Income: $121,891

Zip Codes: 40059.

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Prospect Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Black (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.2%)
  • English (21.2%)
  • Irish (19.2%)
  • United States (7.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.0%)
  • Scottish (3.4%)
Foriegn Born: 278 people (5.1%)
  • Europe (41.1%)
  • Asia (33.9%)
  • Latin America (14.3%)
  • Africa (10.7%)

Local Prospect 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

Prospect School Information

Elementary Schools
Goshen At Hillcrest Elementary School (12518 Ridgemoor Drive, Prospect, KY, 40059 - Oldham County District)

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