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County: Hart County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21099

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 266,211

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 6.1 Total Forest Acreage: 149,163

Total Housing Units: 8,559

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to small metro no town

Metro Category: Nonmetro adjacent

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: Persistent Poverty, Low Employment, Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 14,890 -3.3% -5.3% 1.9%

2000: 17,445 17.2% 14.6% 2.6%

2010: 18,199 4.3% 2.0% 2.3%

2013: 18,573 2.0% 0.8% 1.2%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 9.2% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $39,668 0-to-19: 5,032 27.7%

Persons in Poverty: 24.4% 20-to-44: 5,261 28.9%

Children in Poverty 30.6% 45-to-64: 5,193 28.5%

Median Age: 40.1 65-plus: 2,713 14.9%

Percent Minority: 7.8%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 16,771 92.2% 4.6%

Black: 883 4.9% -17.4%

Hispanic: 261 1.4% 74.0%

Asian: 36 0.2% 89.7%

Native: 31 0.2% -25.6%

Other: 20 0.1%

Multi: 197 1.1%
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