Definitions of Variables and Terms   Return to State Map   Home


County: Bourbon County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21017

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 186,527

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Low Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1.1 Total Forest Acreage: 17,339

Total Housing Units: 8,927

Topography: Irregular Plains

Metro Status: Small metro area of less than 1 million residents

Metro Category: Small metro fringe

Economic Type: Farming

Policy Type: None

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 19,236 -0.9% -3.7% 2.8%

2000: 19,360 0.6% -2.2% 2.8%

2010: 19,985 3.2% 0.9% 2.3%

2013: 19,998 0.2% -0.4% 0.5%

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 16.9% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $44,492 0-to-19: 5,267 26.4%

Persons in Poverty: 19.6% 20-to-44: 5,925 29.7%

Children in Poverty 27.7% 45-to-64: 5,744 28.7%

Median Age: 40.7 65-plus: 3,049 15.3%

Percent Minority: 14.8%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 17,027 85.2% -1.6%

Black: 1,187 5.9% -11.0%

Hispanic: 1,368 6.9% 172.0%

Asian: 59 0.3% 210.9%

Native: 26 0.1% 4.0%

Other: 24 0.1%

Multi: 294 1.6%
Definitions of Variables and Terms   Return to State Map   Home