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New Pekin is a town in Washington County, in the Louisville metro area.
The latitude of New Pekin is 38.505N. The longitude is -86.016W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 712 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,334.
Sections below provide additional information and links about New Pekin demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Washington County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47165 ZIP code.
18% of New Pekin residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the New Pekin ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in New Pekin was $14,710, compared with $21,587 nationally.
4% of New Pekin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in New Pekin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $312. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $703.
Washington County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our New Pekin political report.
The average commute time for New Pekin workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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