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County: Fayette County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21067

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 182,094

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Low Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 0.9 Total Forest Acreage: 18,612

Total Housing Units: 135,160

Topography: Irregular Plains

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

Metro Category: Small metro core

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 225,366 10.4% 2.3% 8.1%

2000: 260,512 15.6% 8.5% 7.1%

2010: 295,803 13.6% 6.2% 7.3%

2013: 308,428 4.0% 2.0% 1.9%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 39.0% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $66,378 0-to-19: 73,797 25.0%

Persons in Poverty: 17.0% 20-to-44: 119,072 40.3%

Children in Poverty 20.2% 45-to-64: 71,796 24.3%

Median Age: 33.7 65-plus: 31,138 10.5%

Percent Minority: 27.0%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 216,072 73.1% 4.6%

Black: 42,336 14.3% 20.9%

Hispanic: 20,474 6.9% 139.2%

Asian: 9,506 3.2% 47.3%

Native: 706 0.2% 48.9%

Other: 546 0.2%

Multi: 6,163 2.2%
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