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County: Meade County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21163

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 197,460

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 1.4 Total Forest Acreage: 100,090

Total Housing Units: 11,762

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Large metro area of 1+ million residents

Metro Category: Large metro fringe

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 24,170 5.8% -15.0% 20.8%

2000: 26,349 9.0% 1.6% 7.4%

2010: 28,602 8.6% 5.0% 3.5%

2013: 29,210 1.8% 1.1% 0.6%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 11.3% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $47,930 0-to-19: 8,535 29.8%

Persons in Poverty: 14.4% 20-to-44: 9,606 33.6%

Children in Poverty 16.3% 45-to-64: 7,486 26.2%

Median Age: 35.0 65-plus: 2,975 10.4%

Percent Minority: 9.4%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 25,905 90.6% 7.6%

Black: 899 3.1% -17.2%

Hispanic: 859 3.0% 51.5%

Asian: 154 0.5% 11.7%

Native: 167 0.6% 12.3%

Other: 20 0.1%

Multi: 598 2.2%
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