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County: Marshall County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21157

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 195,144

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 8.7 Total Forest Acreage: 91,473

Total Housing Units: 15,748

Topography: Irregular Plains

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to micro with town

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 27,205 6.1% 4.8% 1.3%

2000: 30,125 10.7% 11.5% -0.8%

2010: 31,448 4.4% 6.4% -2.0%

2013: 31,107 -1.1% 0.1% -1.3%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 14.4% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $49,158 0-to-19: 7,262 23.1%

Persons in Poverty: 12.4% 20-to-44: 8,773 27.9%

Children in Poverty 17.1% 45-to-64: 9,347 29.7%

Median Age: 44.3 65-plus: 6,066 19.3%

Percent Minority: 2.5%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 30,669 97.5% 3.8%

Black: 48 0.2% 33.4%

Hispanic: 350 1.1% 52.8%

Asian: 83 0.3% 88.7%

Native: 57 0.2% 18.0%

Other: 13 0.0%

Multi: 228 0.7%
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