Rolling Hills, Kentucky

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Rolling Hills, Kentucky
Location of Rolling Hills in Jefferson County, Kentucky
Location of Rolling Hills in Jefferson County, Kentucky
Rolling Hills is located in Kentucky
Rolling Hills
Rolling Hills
Location within the state of Kentucky
Rolling Hills is located in the US
Rolling Hills
Rolling Hills
Rolling Hills (the US)
Coordinates: 38°16′58″N 85°34′40″W / 38.28278°N 85.57778°W / 38.28278; -85.57778Coordinates: 38°16′58″N 85°34′40″W / 38.28278°N 85.57778°W / 38.28278; -85.57778
CountryUnited States
 • TypeMayor-Council
 • MayorStone Jaeger (Philip)
 • Total0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Land0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
650 ft (198 m)
 • Total959
 • Estimate 
 • Density5,064/sq mi (1,955.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
FIPS code21-66504
GNIS feature ID0502298

Rolling Hills is a home rule-class city in Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 959 at the 2010 census.[2]


Rolling Hills is located in northeastern Jefferson County at 38°16′58″N 85°34′40″W / 38.28278°N 85.57778°W / 38.28278; -85.57778 (38.282670, -85.577770).[3] It is bordered to the north by Langdon Place, to the east by Meadow Vale, to the west by Westwood, and otherwise by consolidated Louisville/Jefferson County. It is 11 miles (18 km) northeast of downtown Louisville.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Rolling Hills has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.5 km2), all land.[2]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016992[1]3.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 907 people, 385 households, and 259 families residing in the city. The population density was 5,126.8 people per square mile (1,945.5/km²). There were 400 housing units at an average density of 2,261.0 per square mile (858.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 90.74% White, 6.50% African American, 0.33% Native American, 1.54% Asian, 0.22% from other races, and 0.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.33% of the population.

There were 385 households out of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.0% were married couples living together, 11.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 28.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.90.

In the city, the population was spread out with 22.2% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 32.9% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 87.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $51,071, and the median income for a family was $57,375. Males had a median income of $40,395 versus $28,375 for females. The per capita income for the city was $25,037. About 2.8% of families and 3.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.0% of those under age 18 and 5.6% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Rolling Hills city, Kentucky". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 19, 2018.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

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