Ryland Heights, Kentucky

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Ryland Heights, Kentucky
City
Location of Ryland Heights, Kentucky
Location of Ryland Heights, Kentucky
Coordinates: 38°57′58″N 84°28′15″W / 38.96611°N 84.47083°W / 38.96611; -84.47083Coordinates: 38°57′58″N 84°28′15″W / 38.96611°N 84.47083°W / 38.96611; -84.47083
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Kenton
Incorporated 1972[1]
Area
 • Total 4.9 sq mi (12.8 km2)
 • Land 4.9 sq mi (12.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 866 ft (264 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 799
 • Density 161.7/sq mi (62.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 41015
Area code(s) 859
FIPS code 21-67602
GNIS feature ID 0502545

Ryland Heights is a 6th-class city in Kenton County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 799 at the time of the year 2000 U.S. Census. It is a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Geography[edit]

Ryland Heights is located at 38°57′58″N 84°28′15″W / 38.96611°N 84.47083°W / 38.96611; -84.47083 (38.965979, -84.470914).[2] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.9 square miles (13 km2), of which 4.9 square miles (13 km2) is land and 0.20% is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 799 people, 293 households, and 225 families residing in the city. The population density was 161.7 people per square mile (62.4/km²). There were 309 housing units at an average density of 62.5 per square mile (24.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.87% White, 0.38% African American, 0.63% Native American, 0.13% from other races, and 1.00% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.50% of the population.

There were 293 households out of which 29.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.2% were married couples living together, 7.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.2% were non-families. 19.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.13.

In the city the population was spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 27.5% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 105.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.4 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $48,077, and the median income for a family was $55,781. Males had a median income of $35,938 versus $27,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,043. About 5.7% of families and 8.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.6% of those under age 18 and 9.2% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Commonwealth of Kentucky. Office of the Secretary of State. Land Office. "Ryland Heights, Kentucky". Accessed 16 September 2013.
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.