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Garrard County, Kentucky

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Garrard County, Kentucky
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
17,589
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
16,949
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
3.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 16,953
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 16,912
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.4%
Female persons, percent
50.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 1,285
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 2.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 7,274
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 80.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $170,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,216
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $424
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $825
Building permits, 2022 0
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 6,488
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 90.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 4.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 90.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 83.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 84.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 19.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 13.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 54.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 49.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 16,989
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 4,210
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 56,025
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $3,210
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 34.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $58,263
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $30,728
Persons in poverty, percent
16.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 231
Total employment, 2021 1,480
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 54,247
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 8.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 1,408
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 226
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 117
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 195
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 196
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 73.7
Population per square mile, 2010 73.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 230.11
Land area in square miles, 2010 230.08
FIPS Code 21079
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

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., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2018-2022 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2022 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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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