Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky

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Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky
City
Location of Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky
Location of Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky
Coordinates: 38°19′29″N 85°31′29″W / 38.32472°N 85.52472°W / 38.32472; -85.52472Coordinates: 38°19′29″N 85°31′29″W / 38.32472°N 85.52472°W / 38.32472; -85.52472
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Oldham
Incorporated 1979[1]
Area
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,031
 • Density 3,068.7/sq mi (1,184.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 21-58200
GNIS feature ID 1669516

Orchard Grass Hills is a home rule-class city[2] in Oldham County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 1,031 during the year 2000 U.S. Census.

Geography[edit]

Orchard Grass Hills is located at 38°19′29″N 85°31′29″W / 38.32472°N 85.52472°W / 38.32472; -85.52472 (38.324586, -85.524680).[3] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 1,031 people, 330 households, and 279 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,068.7 people per square mile (1,170.8/km²). There were 341 housing units at an average density of 1,015.0 per square mile (387.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.08% White, 4.46% African American, 0.78% Asian, 0.58% from other races, and 0.10% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.36% of the population.

There were 330 households, out of which 51.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them; 70.9% were married couples living together; 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present; and 15.2% were non-families. 10.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 0.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.12 and the average family size was 3.39.

In the city the population was spread out with 35.0% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 38.5% from 25 to 44, 18.6% from 45 to 64, and 1.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 100.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $63,824, and the median income for a family was $64,625. Males had a median income of $41,190 versus $26,836 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,965. About 1.5% of families and 2.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.3% of those under age 18 and 11.1% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Commonwealth of Kentucky. Office of the Secretary of State. Land Office. "Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky". Accessed 18 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Summary and Reference Guide to House Bill 331 City Classification Reform" (PDF). Kentucky League of Cities. Retrieved December 30, 2014. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.