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County: Garrard County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21079

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 147,982

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1.9 Total Forest Acreage: 58,169

Total Housing Units: 7,463

Topography: Irregular Plains

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to small metro with town

Metro Category: Nonmetro adjacent

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 11,579 6.7% 5.0% 1.7%

2000: 14,792 27.7% 25.7% 2.1%

2010: 16,912 14.3% 11.7% 2.7%

2013: 16,915 -0.1% -0.5% 0.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 12.1% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $46,330 0-to-19: 4,317 25.5%

Persons in Poverty: 17.2% 20-to-44: 5,076 30.0%

Children in Poverty 18.7% 45-to-64: 5,056 29.9%

Median Age: 41.2 65-plus: 2,463 14.6%

Percent Minority: 5.6%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 15,965 94.4% 13.7%

Black: 339 2.0% -24.9%

Hispanic: 403 2.4% 106.7%

Asian: 37 0.2% 517.2%

Native: 23 0.1% 41.2%

Other: 13 0.1%

Multi: 132 0.8%
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