Definitions of Variables and Terms   Return to State Map   Home


County: Webster County

State: Kentucky

FIPS Code: 21233

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Amenity Characteristics Forest Land

Recreational County: Not Applicable Land Area (Acres): 214,220

Retirement County: No Percent Land in NF: 0.0%

Amenity Level: Low Acreage in NF: 0

Percent Seasonal Housing: 0.9 Total Forest Acreage: 76,516

Total Housing Units: 5,936

Topography: Irregular Plains

Metro Status: Small metro area of less than 1 million residents

Metro Category: Small metro fringe

Economic Type: Farming

Policy Type: None

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Population and Demographic Change

Total Pop Pop Chg Net Mig Nat Inc

1990: 13,955 -5.9% -8.2% 2.3%

2000: 14,120 1.2% 1.3% -0.2%

2010: 13,621 -3.5% -5.6% 2.1%

2013: 13,452 -1.1% -1.0% -0.1%

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Demographic Characteristics (2010 Census)

Pop 25+ with BS or more: 10.2% Age: Count Percent

Median Family Income: $46,068 0-to-19: 3,524 25.9%

Persons in Poverty: 17.0% 20-to-44: 4,201 30.8%

Children in Poverty 23.7% 45-to-64: 3,836 28.2%

Median Age: 40.1 65-plus: 2,060 15.1%

Percent Minority: 10.2%

Race: Count Percent % Chg

White: 12,233 89.8% -6.4%

Black: 553 4.1% -15.5%

Hispanic: 580 4.3% 116.4%

Asian: 35 0.3% 337.9%

Native: 55 0.4% 234.6%

Other: 13 0.1%

Multi: 152 1.2%
Definitions of Variables and Terms   Return to State Map   Home