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County: Ballard County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21007

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 160,752

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1.8 Total Forest Acreage: 33,115

Total Housing Units: 3,885

Topography: Irregular Plains

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Micropolitan not adjacent to a metro area

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 7,902 -10.2% -7.7% -2.5%

2000: 8,286 4.9% 7.2% -2.3%

2010: 8,249 -0.5% 1.6% -2.1%

2013: 8,332 0.9% 1.3% -0.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 13.0% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $47,243 0-to-19: 2,029 24.6%

Persons in Poverty: 13.9% 20-to-44: 2,391 29.0%

Children in Poverty 18.0% 45-to-64: 2,379 28.8%

Median Age: 42.4 65-plus: 1,450 17.6%

Percent Minority: 5.9%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 7,762 94.1% -1.4%

Black: 238 2.9% -0.4%

Hispanic: 90 1.1% 73.1%

Asian: 13 0.2% -7.1%

Native: 12 0.2% 85.7%

Other: 0 0.0%

Multi: 134 1.6%
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