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County: Metcalfe County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21169

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 186,185

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Low Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 2.3 Total Forest Acreage: 102,880

Total Housing Units: 4,681

Topography: Irregular Plains

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

Metro Category: Nonmetro not 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: 8,963 -5.5% -6.9% 1.4%

2000: 10,037 12.0% 10.9% 1.1%

2010: 10,099 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%

2013: 9,983 -1.3% -1.6% 0.2%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 8.8% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $39,920 0-to-19: 2,670 26.4%

Persons in Poverty: 19.4% 20-to-44: 2,973 29.4%

Children in Poverty 27.5% 45-to-64: 2,812 27.8%

Median Age: 40.7 65-plus: 1,644 16.3%

Percent Minority: 3.7%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 9,730 96.4% 0.0%

Black: 153 1.5% -7.3%

Hispanic: 115 1.1% 117.0%

Asian: 12 0.1% 71.4%

Native: 11 0.1% -56.0%

Other: 1 0.0%

Multi: 77 0.8%
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