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County: Owen County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21187

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 225,392

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 14.1 Total Forest Acreage: 123,110

Total Housing Units: 5,634

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to large metro

Metro Category: Nonmetro adjacent

Economic Type: Nonspecialized

Policy Type: Low Education

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 9,035 1.2% 0.4% 0.8%

2000: 10,547 16.7% 15.9% 0.8%

2010: 10,841 2.8% 0.7% 2.1%

2013: 10,662 -1.7% -2.1% 0.4%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 18.7% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $52,015 0-to-19: 2,923 27.0%

Persons in Poverty: 11.3% 20-to-44: 3,194 29.5%

Children in Poverty 11.2% 45-to-64: 3,154 29.1%

Median Age: 40.1 65-plus: 1,570 14.5%

Percent Minority: 4.4%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 10,367 95.6% 1.8%

Black: 90 0.8% -24.3%

Hispanic: 246 2.3% 134.3%

Asian: 17 0.2% -29.1%

Native: 16 0.2% -43.3%

Other: 10 0.1%

Multi: 95 0.9%
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