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Clark County, Kentucky

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Clark County, Kentucky
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 36,263
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 36,263
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 35,603
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 35,613
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.2%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
92.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
90.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 2,526
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 16,018
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 66.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $141,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,139
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $431
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $726
Building permits, 2019 100
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 14,427
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.46
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 81.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 3.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 86.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 75.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 20.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 12.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 60.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 52.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 56,505
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 139,242
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,016,003
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 873,029
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 471,504
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,175
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $52,938
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $27,416
Persons in poverty, percent
16.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 746
Total employment, 2018 12,918
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 487,973
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -7.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,240
All firms, 2012 2,665
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,329
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,018
Minority-owned firms, 2012 113
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,438
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 237
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,252
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 141.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 252.46
FIPS Code 21049
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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