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Montgomery County, Kentucky

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Montgomery County, Kentucky
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 28,203
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 28,203
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 26,509
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 6.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 26,499
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
15.9%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
94.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,752
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 0.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 12,012
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 66.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $118,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $982
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $337
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $665
Building permits, 2018 109
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 10,404
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.61
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 83.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 1.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 81.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 67.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 83.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 17.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 17.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 56.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 53.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 83,400
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,040,386
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 457,823
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,018
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 22.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $42,172
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $21,371
Persons in poverty, percent
17.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 557
Total employment, 2016 9,947
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 318,896
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 -1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,820
All firms, 2012 2,055
Men-owned firms, 2012 965
Women-owned firms, 2012 799
Minority-owned firms, 2012 99
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,808
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 197
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,684
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 134.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 197.37
FIPS Code 21173
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., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). 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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