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County: Adair County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21001

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 260,390

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 4.2 Total Forest Acreage: 145,464

Total Housing Units: 8,568

Topography: Open high Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to micro with town

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Services

Policy Type: Persistent Poverty, Low Employment, Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 15,360 0.8% -0.2% 1.0%

2000: 17,244 12.3% 10.2% 2.1%

2010: 18,656 8.2% 5.5% 2.7%

2013: 18,732 0.6% 0.8% -0.3%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 12.5% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $38,125 0-to-19: 5,037 27.0%

Persons in Poverty: 21.2% 20-to-44: 5,706 30.6%

Children in Poverty 24.8% 45-to-64: 5,054 27.1%

Median Age: 39.0 65-plus: 2,859 15.3%

Percent Minority: 5.9%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 17,558 94.1% 6.6%

Black: 501 2.7% 15.0%

Hispanic: 319 1.7% 141.7%

Asian: 43 0.2% -4.4%

Native: 40 0.2% 12.8%

Other: 9 0.0%

Multi: 186 1.0%
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