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County: Shelby County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21211

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 245,887

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 0.7 Total Forest Acreage: 73,514

Total Housing Units: 16,606

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Large metro area of 1+ million residents

Metro Category: Large metro fringe

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 24,824 6.4% 3.1% 3.3%

2000: 33,337 34.3% 29.3% 5.0%

2010: 42,074 26.2% 18.5% 7.8%

2013: 44,216 4.6% 2.3% 2.3%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 23.0% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $66,750 0-to-19: 11,453 27.2%

Persons in Poverty: 12.0% 20-to-44: 13,767 32.7%

Children in Poverty 17.2% 45-to-64: 11,794 28.0%

Median Age: 38.3 65-plus: 5,060 12.0%

Percent Minority: 19.0%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 34,080 81.0% 20.5%

Black: 3,038 7.2% 3.2%

Hispanic: 3,812 9.1% 153.3%

Asian: 251 0.6% 89.1%

Native: 123 0.3% 55.6%

Other: 67 0.2%

Multi: 703 1.8%
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