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Gallatin County, Kentucky

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Gallatin County, Kentucky
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,869
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,869
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 8,586
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 8,589
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 649
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3,961
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 71.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $111,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,116
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $389
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $696
Building permits, 2019 20
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 3,073
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.80
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 84.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 4.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 81.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 65.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 81.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 11.6%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 11.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 59.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 54.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 128,033
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,100
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 28.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $50,204
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $23,043
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2018 84
Total employment, 2018 838
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 27,331
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 421
All firms, 2012 446
Men-owned firms, 2012 167
Women-owned firms, 2012 84
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 419
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 382
Population per square mile, 2010 84.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 101.23
FIPS Code 21077
Value Notes

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

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

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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