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Demographic Data Report for Kentucky by County
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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County
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3140 counties)
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United States 10.1 7,930,699 N/A
Kentucky 13.5 153,631 48 of 52
Jefferson County 10.5 19,389 1,621
Fayette County 11.8 8,791 1,955
Kenton County 9.5 3,880 1,378
Pike County 21.8 3,853 2,983
Warren County 12.3 3,720 2,057
Daviess County 12.1 3,205 2,014
Pulaski County 18.2 3,058 2,808
Laurel County 19.1 2,971 2,870
Hardin County 10.6 2,954 1,648
Madison County 13.3 2,749 2,252
Christian County 15.6 2,722 2,568
Floyd County 25.4 2,655 3,059
Harlan County 32.1 2,474 3,121
Bell County 32.1 2,269 3,119
Knox County 27.7 2,208 3,087
Campbell County 9.2 2,128 1,291
McCracken County 12.4 1,994 2,081
Jessamine County 13.9 1,954 2,357
Whitley County 20.6 1,891 2,940
Boyd County 14.9 1,878 2,498
Barren County 16.5 1,869 2,654
Letcher County 27.8 1,863 3,089
Clay County 32.6 1,828 3,122
Boone County 5.3 1,802 315
Perry County 23.0 1,759 3,017
Bullitt County 7.9 1,697 945
Hopkins County 13.4 1,693 2,286
Henderson County 12.7 1,551 2,144
Carter County 21.1 1,446 2,960
Scott County 9.2 1,361 1,296
Montgomery County 17.2 1,289 2,719
McCreary County 29.5 1,287 3,106
Grayson County 18.9 1,285 2,854
Graves County 13.3 1,245 2,263
Lincoln County 19.0 1,243 2,863
Knott County 27.3 1,199 3,079
Greenup County 11.8 1,191 1,949
Taylor County 18.3 1,185 2,820
Calloway County 13.5 1,177 2,300
Franklin County 8.7 1,117 1,163
Clark County 11.4 1,113 1,854
Estill County 29.9 1,111 3,109
Breathitt County 29.3 1,079 3,104
Muhlenberg County 13.3 1,063 2,250
Johnson County 17.3 1,042 2,724
Jackson County 25.4 1,006 3,058
Rowan County 19.1 1,003 2,877
Ohio County 15.2 985 2,530
Nelson County 8.2 980 1,024
Shelby County 8.2 957 1,032
Wayne County 19.1 942 2,873
Grant County 14.1 931 2,379
Lawrence County 21.5 889 2,971
Russell County 19.2 878 2,884
Rockcastle County 18.9 872 2,852
Casey County 20.7 865 2,947
Allen County 15.4 851 2,552
Magoffin County 23.6 829 3,030
Logan County 11.7 817 1,920
Lewis County 21.9 815 2,991
Leslie County 26.5 765 3,072
Hart County 15.8 763 2,584
Marshall County 8.2 760 1,036
Adair County 15.5 756 2,557
Meade County 9.6 754 1,400
Morgan County 21.2 747 2,961
Woodford County 10.1 742 1,532
Breckinridge County 13.8 728 2,348
Oldham County 4.2 715 169
Boyle County 9.6 698 1,392
Martin County 24.3 698 3,042
Marion County 14.6 666 2,457
Garrard County 13.1 661 2,229
Anderson County 11.0 658 1,763
Bourbon County 11.8 635 1,929
Carroll County 24.0 630 3,035
Henry County 14.4 618 2,428
Mercer County 10.5 615 1,641
Simpson County 12.0 599 1,999
Fleming County 13.7 585 2,325
Powell County 16.4 556 2,639
Butler County 15.6 551 2,564
Harrison County 11.0 548 1,757
Webster County 16.0 543 2,593
Mason County 12.0 534 1,996
Wolfe County 29.2 532 3,103
Todd County 15.3 526 2,539
Metcalfe County 18.6 518 2,845
Bath County 14.6 496 2,458
Elliott County 25.0 492 3,051
Monroe County 16.9 475 2,685
Pendleton County 12.3 474 2,054
Lee County 28.1 429 3,094
Caldwell County 11.8 415 1,940
Clinton County 17.0 414 2,700
Washington County 13.1 407 2,224
Larue County 10.5 406 1,623
Fulton County 25.8 394 3,063
Green County 13.0 386 2,203
Trimble County 15.9 375 2,586
Spencer County 6.6 360 612
Edmonson County 10.5 356 1,635
Union County 9.7 349 1,418
Owsley County 30.1 348 3,110
Trigg County 8.2 339 1,026
McLean County 12.3 336 2,075
Cumberland County 18.1 321 2,797
Nicholas County 16.3 318 2,624
Owen County 11.6 317 1,891
Bracken County 14.6 313 2,446
Menifee County 17.9 310 2,792
Livingston County 10.0 263 1,503
Ballard County 12.3 259 2,070
Crittenden County 10.2 250 1,554
Gallatin County 12.6 245 2,125
Hancock County 9.1 227 1,284
Carlisle County 16.0 208 2,604
Lyon County 9.3 182 1,317
Robertson County 19.5 109 2,894
Hickman County 9.1 99 1,279
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/29/2021 8:15 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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