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

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

September 12, 2017
2016 Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Estimates for the Nation and States

May 25, 2017
2016 Population Estimates for Incorporated Cities

April 20, 2017
2015 County Business Patterns

March 28, 2017
2015 Small Area Health Insurance Estimates

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2010 Census Results

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