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County: Bracken County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21023

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 130,071

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 4.3 Total Forest Acreage: 82,775

Total Housing Units: 3,840

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Large metro area of 1+ million residents

Metro Category: Large metro fringe

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 7,766 0.4% -0.2% 0.5%

2000: 8,279 6.6% 4.7% 1.9%

2010: 8,488 2.5% -0.6% 3.1%

2013: 8,416 -0.9% -1.3% 0.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 9.5% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $44,391 0-to-19: 2,379 28.0%

Persons in Poverty: 19.1% 20-to-44: 2,551 30.1%

Children in Poverty 27.8% 45-to-64: 2,399 28.3%

Median Age: 39.2 65-plus: 1,159 13.7%

Percent Minority: 2.8%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 8,251 97.2% 1.4%

Black: 29 0.3% -39.6%

Hispanic: 96 1.1% 146.2%

Asian: 5 0.1% 0.0%

Native: 17 0.2% -29.2%

Other: 3 0.0%

Multi: 87 1.0%
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