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County: Menifee County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21165

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 130,504

Retirement County: Yes Percent Land in NF: 36.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 46,857

Percent Seasonal Housing: 23.3 Total Forest Acreage: 102,719

Total Housing Units: 3,744

Topography: High Hills

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

Metro Category: Nonmetro not adjacent

Economic Type: Federal/State Government

Policy Type: Persistent Poverty, Low Employment, Low Education, Housing Stress

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 5,092 -0.5% -4.5% 4.0%

2000: 6,556 28.8% 25.9% 2.9%

2010: 6,306 -3.8% -5.3% 1.5%

2013: 6,288 -1.1% -0.9% -0.2%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 10.9% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $36,680 0-to-19: 1,662 26.4%

Persons in Poverty: 19.0% 20-to-44: 1,816 28.8%

Children in Poverty 24.0% 45-to-64: 1,823 28.9%

Median Age: 40.6 65-plus: 1,005 15.9%

Percent Minority: 4.0%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 6,056 96.0% -4.7%

Black: 112 1.8% 57.9%

Hispanic: 51 0.8% -30.1%

Asian: 7 0.1% 250.3%

Native: 6 0.1% -33.3%

Other: 5 0.1%

Multi: 69 1.1%
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