The Kentucky State Data Center (KSDC) is the state’s lead agency in the U.S. Census Bureau’s State Data Center Program and Kentucky’s official clearinghouse for Census data.  The State Data Center program was initiated by the U.S. Census Bureau in 1978 in order to facilitate the dissemination of Census data to data users across the state and to provide a vehicle for user feedback to the Census Bureau. The Kentucky State Data Center is housed in the Department of Urban and Public Affairs in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Louisville.


KSDC’s mission is to empower data users with comprehensive, accurate, and timely information.


The Kentucky State Data Center’s Core Responsibilities are:

  • Program administration
  • Data dissemination
  • Data analysis and technical assistance
  • Promotion of Census Bureau products
  • Training and education
  • Assistance with Census operations
  • Participation in annual meeting

Data Release Schedule

December 7, 2017
2012-2016 American Community Survey
5-Year Estimates

November 30, 2017
2016 Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates

October 19, 2017
2016 American Community Survey
1-Year Supplemental Estimates

September 25, 2017
2015 LODES data available in OnTheMap

September 14, 2017
2016 American Community Survey
1-Year Estimates

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