Carlisle, KY Population

By | June 30, 2019

Population: 1,917. Estimated population in 2021: 2,030 (+5.9% change)
Males: 863 (45.0%), Females: 1,054 (55.0%)

Nicholas County

Zip code: 40311

Median resident age: 43.2 years
Median household income: $29,199
Median house value: $64,300

Races in Carlisle:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (29.6%), Irish (10.3%), English (9.3%), German (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Dutch (1.7%).

Elevation: 879 feet

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Map of Carlisle, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Carlisle

  • High school or higher: 65.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carlisle city

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +214 (+12.6%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Carlisle:

  • NICHOLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL (2323 CONCRETE ROAD)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Carlisle:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Carlisle:

  • BLUE GRASS (about 44 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Abbreviation: LEX)
  • CINCINNATI MUNI AIRPORT LUNKEN FIELD (about 61 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; Abbreviation: LUK)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 66 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; Abbreviation: CVG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Carlisle:

  • CYNTHIANA-HARRISON COUNTY (about 18 miles; CYNTHIANA, KY; Abbreviation: 0I8)
  • MOUNT STERLING-MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 19 miles; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Abbreviation: IOB)
  • FLEMING-MASON (about 26 miles; FLEMINGSBURG, KY; Abbreviation: FGX)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carlisle:

  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 39 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,437)
  • MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; MOREHEAD, KY; Full-time enrollment: 6,866)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Full-time enrollment: 11,214)
  • NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; Full-time enrollment: 9,668)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,977)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI-RAYMOND WALTERS COLLEGE (about 67 miles; BLUE ASH, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)

Schools

Public high school in Carlisle:

  • NICHOLAS COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 333; Location: 103 SCHOOL DR; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle school in Carlisle:

  • NICHOLAS COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 815; Location: 316 SCHOOL DRIVE; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in Carlisle:

  • NICHOLAS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $86,599; Location: 223 NORTH BROADWAY STREET; 18,672 books; 335 audio materials; 29 serial subscriptions)

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