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County: Lincoln County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21137

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 215,397

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 0.9 Total Forest Acreage: 89,875

Total Housing Units: 10,819

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Micropolitan not adjacent to a metro area

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: Persistent Poverty, Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 20,045 5.2% 2.7% 2.5%

2000: 23,361 16.5% 13.1% 3.4%

2010: 24,742 5.9% 2.1% 3.8%

2013: 24,370 -1.6% -2.0% 0.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 9.5% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $41,237 0-to-19: 6,692 27.1%

Persons in Poverty: 18.7% 20-to-44: 7,658 31.0%

Children in Poverty 19.5% 45-to-64: 6,712 27.1%

Median Age: 39.5 65-plus: 3,680 14.9%

Percent Minority: 5.4%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 23,404 94.6% 4.7%

Black: 560 2.3% -4.9%

Hispanic: 372 1.5% 78.8%

Asian: 39 0.2% 69.7%

Native: 40 0.2% 24.2%

Other: 14 0.1%

Multi: 313 1.3%
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