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County: Floyd County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21071

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 252,368

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1 Total Forest Acreage: 196,367

Total Housing Units: 18,175

Topography: High Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Not adjacent to metro or micro with town

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Mining

Policy Type: Population Loss, Persistent Poverty, Low Employment, Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 43,586 -10.6% -17.0% 6.4%

2000: 42,441 -2.6% -6.0% 3.3%

2010: 39,451 -7.1% -8.4% 1.4%

2013: 38,728 -3.0% -3.0% 0.0%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 12.4% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $33,167 0-to-19: 9,927 25.2%

Persons in Poverty: 27.2% 20-to-44: 12,556 31.8%

Children in Poverty 40.5% 45-to-64: 11,617 29.5%

Median Age: 39.9 65-plus: 5,351 13.6%

Percent Minority: 2.1%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 38,624 97.9% -6.5%

Black: 292 0.7% -46.6%

Hispanic: 219 0.6% -15.8%

Asian: 75 0.2% -28.6%

Native: 39 0.1% -48.0%

Other: 4 0.0%

Multi: 198 0.5%
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