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County: Harrison County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21097

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 198,221

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1.7 Total Forest Acreage: 63,674

Total Housing Units: 8,208

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to small metro with town

Metro Category: Nonmetro adjacent

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 16,248 7.1% 5.4% 1.7%

2000: 17,983 10.7% 9.4% 1.3%

2010: 18,846 4.8% 2.9% 1.9%

2013: 18,518 -1.6% -1.4% -0.2%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 12.9% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $49,970 0-to-19: 5,057 26.8%

Persons in Poverty: 18.1% 20-to-44: 5,527 29.3%

Children in Poverty 26.4% 45-to-64: 5,450 28.9%

Median Age: 40.7 65-plus: 2,812 14.9%

Percent Minority: 5.3%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 17,846 94.7% 4.2%

Black: 379 2.0% -16.7%

Hispanic: 337 1.8% 62.8%

Asian: 37 0.2% 60.9%

Native: 46 0.2% 11.8%

Other: 7 0.0%

Multi: 194 1.0%
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