Mount Washington, KY Population

Population: 8,485. Estimated population in July 2020: 8,624 (+1.6% change)
Males: 4,063 (47.9%), Females: 4,422 (52.1%)

Bullitt County

Zip code: 40047

Median resident age: 32.0 years
Median household income: $43,812
Median house value: $103,700

Races in Mount Washington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (29.6%), German (12.9%), Irish (9.5%), English (7.5%), French (1.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Elevation: 688 feet

Land area: 5.3 square miles

Map of Mount Washington, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mount Washington

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Washington city

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +2,995 (+54.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Washington:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mount Washington:

  • LOUISVILLE INTL-STANDIFORD FIELD (about 15 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: SDF)
  • BLUE GRASS (about 67 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Abbreviation: LEX)
  • COLUMBUS MUNI (about 86 miles; COLUMBUS, IN; Abbreviation: BAK)

Other public-use airports nearest to Mount Washington:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Washington:

  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE (about 13 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 15,514)
  • SULLIVAN UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,342)
  • BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,030)
  • JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,290)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY-SOUTHEAST (about 26 miles; NEW ALBANY, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,355)
  • ELIZABETHTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 32 miles; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,217)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 73 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)

Schools

Public high school in Mount Washington:

  • BULLITT EAST HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 862; Location: 11450 HWY 44E; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Mount Washington:

  • MOUNT WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 809; Location: 269 WATER ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • MOUNT WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 693; Location: 9234 HWY 44 E; Grades: PK – 05)
  • OLD MILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 529; Location: 11540 HWY 44 E; Grades: PK – 05)
  • PLEASANT GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 461; Location: 6415 HWY 44 E; Grades: KG – 05)