Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY

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2022 Population
105,921
1.02% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mitch McConnell
Republican Party
US Senator
Rand Paul
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
42.8
0.234% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
28.5%
0.98% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$37,605
10.3% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$74,900
11.6% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
30,997
3.38% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY had a population of 106k people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $37,605. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY declined from 107,008 to 105,921, a −1.02% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,099 to $37,605, a 10.3% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.88%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.907%), White (Hispanic) (0.448%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.4%).

1.47% of the households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.7% of the residents in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are Hazard Community and Technical College (1,587 degrees awarded in 2022), Galen College of Nursing-ARH (126 degrees), and Alice Lloyd College (95 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was $74,900, and the homeownership rate was 74.3%.

Most people in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY is home to a population of 106k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2022, 0.573% of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY residents were born outside of the country (607 people).

In 2022, there were 50.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (101k people) in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.99k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 961 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are Spanish (643 households), Vietnamese (128 households), and Other & Unspecified Languages (128 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
52,329
Women
49.5%
53,458
Men
50.5%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 105,787 inhabitants, with 50.5% men, and 49.5% women.

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Citizenship

99.7%
2022 Citizenship
99.5%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.7% of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was 99.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    101k ± 373
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    1.99k ± 393
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    961 ± 181
1%
Hispanic Population
1.06k people

In 2022, there were 50.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (101k people) in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.99k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 961 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

1% of the people in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are hispanic (1.06k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. India
    167 ± 317 people
  2. Mexico
    115 ± 263 people
  3. China
    97 ± 242 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was India, the natal country of 167 Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY residents, followed by Mexico with 115 and China with 97.

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Foreign-Born Population

0.573%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
607 people
0.803%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
859 people

As of 2022, 0.573% of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY residents (607 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was 0.803%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    643 households (0.643%)
  2. Vietnamese
    128 households (0.128%)
  3. Other & Unspecified Languages
    128 households (0.128%)

1.47% of the households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was Spanish. 0.643% of the households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,646 ± 239
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    506 ± 156
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    506 ± 172

Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.25 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY employs 31k people. The largest industries in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are Elementary & secondary schools (2,724 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,018 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (1,614 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of physicians ($99,161), Administration of human resource programs ($85,815), and Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($85,808).

Males in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY have an average income that is 1.19 times higher than the average income of females, which is $43,942. The income inequality in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY (measured using the Gini index) is 0.431, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
14,754
Women
48.6%
15,592
Men
51.4%

The workforce of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY in 2020 was 30,346 people, with 48.6% woman, and 51.4% men.

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Occupations

31k
2022 Value
3.38%
1 Year growth
± 3.38%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY grew at a rate of 3.38%, from 30k employees to 31k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, are Cashiers (1,224 people), Janitors & building cleaners (1,140 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,136 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

31k
2022 Value
3.38%
1 Year growth
± 3.38%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY grew at a rate of 3.38%, from 30k employees to 31k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, are Elementary & secondary schools (2,724 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,018 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (1,614 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, though some of these residents may live in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$36,724
Median earning men ± $2,833
$27,379
Median earning women ± $1,668

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($58,281), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($57,813), and Construction ($47,391).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($39,063), Public Administration ($37,588), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($32,971).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.51%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.98M people employed in Kentucky. This represents a 2.51% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14.4%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Kentucky went to Donald J. Trump with 62.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (36.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.23%).

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing the state of Kentucky. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing Kentucky.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Kentucky over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kentucky

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kentucky have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY awarded 1,834 degrees. The student population of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 1,492 male students and 2,202 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are White (1,758 and 96.1%), followed by Two or More Races (31 and 1.69%), Hispanic or Latino (16 and 0.874%), and Black or African American (13 and 0.71%).

The largest universities in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY by number of degrees awarded are Hazard Community and Technical College (1,587 and 86.5%), Galen College of Nursing-ARH (126 and 6.87%), and Alice Lloyd College (95 and 5.18%).

The most popular majors in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY are Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (229 and 12.5%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (170 and 9.27%), and Registered Nursing (167 and 9.11%).

The median tuition cost in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY for private four year colleges is $10,575.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, the percentage of applicants admitted was 96.8%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 10.4%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 3,694 (40.4% men and 59.6% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 3,694 students enrolled in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, 40.4% men and 59.6% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 3,419 records, of which 59.5% were women and 40.5% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 21 degrees awarded
  2. 170 degrees awarded
  3. 167 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was Other Multidisciplinary Studies with 21 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,587 degrees awarded
  2. 126 degrees awarded
  3. 95 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Hazard Community and Technical College with 1,587 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 852 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY, which is 0.868 times less than the 982 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,758 degrees mean that there were 56.7 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Two or More Races, with 31 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($10,575) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,580) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,078) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 1.14% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.766% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (29.9k), Secondary Education (22.2k), and Some college (16.8k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was $74,900 in 2022, which is 0.266 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $67,100 to $74,900, a 11.6% increase. The homeownership rate in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY is 74.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY have an average commute time of 29.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY is $37,605. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was KIPDA Area Development District (Central)--Louisville/Jefferson Co (Northeast) PUMA, KY with a value of $98,721, followed by Northern Kentucky Area Development District (Northwest)--Boone County PUMA, KY and KIPDA Area Development District (Northeast) PUMA, KY, with respective values of $91,697 and $89,800.

Property

$74,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$3,383
$30,468
Median Property Taxes
±$1,144

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Rent vs Own

74.3%
Homeownership
2022
63.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 74.3% of the housing units in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 74.8%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was KIPDA Area Development District (Central)--Louisville/Jefferson Co (Northeast) PUMA, KY with a value of $98,721, followed by Northern Kentucky Area Development District (Northwest)--Boone County PUMA, KY and KIPDA Area Development District (Northeast) PUMA, KY, with respective values of $91,697 and $89,800.

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Household Income

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$37,605
Median Household Income
± $1,886
41k
Number of Households
± 1,449

In 2022, the median household income of the 41k households in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY grew to $37,605 from the previous year's value of $34,099.

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Wage Distribution

0.431
2022 Wage GINI in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY
0.434
2021 Wage GINI in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY

In 2022, the income inequality in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was 0.431 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.703% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (75.7%)
  2. Carpooled (14%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.39%)

In 2022, 75.7% of workers in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (14%) and those who worked at home (6.39%).

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Commute Time

29.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY have a longer commute time (29.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 6.76% of the workforce in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Poverty & Diversity

28.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY (29.1k out of 102k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Males 45 - 54.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY is White, followed by Two Or More and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

96.8% of the population of Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY has health coverage, with 25.9% on employee plans, 44.7% on Medicaid, 15.9% on Medicare, 8.51% on non-group plans, and 1.87% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Kentucky see 1536 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.454% decrease from the previous year (1543 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1519 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 388 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,536 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kentucky

Primary care physicians in Kentucky see an average of 1,536 patients per year. This represents a 0.454% decrease from the previous year (1,543 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23% under 18 years, 17.9% between 18 and 34 years, 40.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.8% were men and 50.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

3.22%
Uninsured
25.9%
Employer Coverage
44.7%
Medicaid
15.9%
Medicare
8.51%
Non-Group
1.87%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kentucky River Area Development District PUMA, KY declined by 19.9% from 4.02% to 3.22%.

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