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County: Washington County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21229

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Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: No Land Area (Acres): 192,396

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Medium Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 2.2 Total Forest Acreage: 86,069

Total Housing Units: 5,044

Topography: Open Hills

Metro Status: Nonmetro: Adjacent to large metro

Metro Category: Nonmetro adjacent

Economic Type: Manufacturing

Policy Type: None

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Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 10,441 -3.0% -6.2% 3.2%

2000: 10,916 4.5% 3.1% 1.5%

2010: 11,717 7.3% 4.9% 2.4%

2013: 11,875 0.9% 0.6% 0.2%

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Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 11.7% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $47,931 0-to-19: 3,097 26.4%

Persons in Poverty: 17.9% 20-to-44: 3,437 29.3%

Children in Poverty 27.1% 45-to-64: 3,321 28.3%

Median Age: 40.7 65-plus: 1,862 15.9%

Percent Minority: 11.2%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 10,401 88.8% 6.3%

Black: 736 6.3% -10.2%

Hispanic: 393 3.4% 124.6%

Asian: 31 0.3% 0.1%

Native: 11 0.1% -29.4%

Other: 13 0.1%

Multi: 132 1.2%
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