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County: Christian County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21047

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 461,674

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 0.6 Total Forest Acreage: 198,720

Total Housing Units: 29,459

Topography: Open Hills

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

Metro Category: Small metro fringe

Economic Type: Federal/State Government

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 68,941 3.1% -9.8% 12.9%

2000: 72,265 4.8% -7.7% 12.5%

2010: 73,955 2.3% -11.0% 13.3%

2013: 74,167 0.0% -3.4% 3.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 14.2% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $41,552 0-to-19: 23,339 31.6%

Persons in Poverty: 19.3% 20-to-44: 28,443 38.5%

Children in Poverty 29.2% 45-to-64: 14,580 19.7%

Median Age: 28.9 65-plus: 7,593 10.3%

Percent Minority: 31.4%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 50,709 68.6% 2.7%

Black: 15,445 20.9% -8.9%

Hispanic: 4,541 6.1% 30.0%

Asian: 728 1.0% 11.8%

Native: 602 0.8% 53.4%

Other: 79 0.1%

Multi: 1,851 2.7%
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