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City Data

City Profile

Population: 976 (490 females; 486 males)
Median resident age: 41.7 years
Land area: 1.41 square miles [3.7 km²]
Population density: 692 people per square mile
Median household income: $26,078
Per capita income: $16,841
March 2012 cost of living index: 91.3 (U.S. average: 100)
Poverty Rate: 43.3%
Estimated median house or condo value: $116,379
Latitude: 38°11'41" N (or 38.19° N)
Longitude: -85°41'22" W (or -85.69° W)
Elevation: 476 feet above sea level

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Tax Rate Comparison

Your Mayor and City Council strive to keep Watterson Park’s tax rate low. As a result, Watterson Park has one of the lowest tax rates on real property in Jefferson County. The 2015 tax rates listed below are from the Kentucky Department of Revenue and are per $100 of valuation. Tax rates for 2016 have not yet been published by the Kentucky Department of Revenue.

Note that Watterson Park's City Council recently reduced your real property tax rate to 8.3 (down from 9.5) for the July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017, fiscal year.

Anchorage 41.6
Audubon Park 27.0
Barbourmeade 20.9
Bellemeade 7.5
Brownsboro Farm 26.6
Douglas Hills 13.9
Fincastle 20.0
Forest Hills 15.0
Glenview 13.0
Houston Acres 20.6
Hurstbourne 18.5
Jeffersontown 14.78
Kingsley 33.0
Langdon Place 28.0
Louisville Metro 35.38
Lyndon 13.0
Lynnview 29.7
Meadowbrook Farm 7.4
Middletown 13.5
Poplar Hills 15.0
Riverwood 11.41
Saint Matthews 20.0
Seneca Gardens 21.31
Shively 33.9
Strathmoor Manor 32.0
Strathmoor Village 25.0
Watterson Park 9.5 [2016–2017 rate is 8.3]
Wellington 19.67
West Buechel 20.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What's going on...

August 14, 2017...
City Council Meeting, Gardiner Point Residence Hall, 4004 Gardiner Point Drive, 7 p.m.

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