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Kenton County, KY

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Kenton County, KY
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatCovington, KY and Independence, KY
  • Population159,720
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 160.2500
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 996.7000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010159,720390 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010996.70165 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20184.9%1184 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20183.4%1860 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.6%1631 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016913.002279 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201625.4%2003 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.201497 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201836.4%2659 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162855 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20158.6%2740 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201813.0%2406 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$269,710,000.00480 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201194.241183 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201068.0%657 of 1053
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20012.20233 of 251
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)201811227 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201113.25429 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2018$40,738.03243 of 338
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$2,647,861,000.00402 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.2%1205 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201233.1%1181 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201820466 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2012-201322992 of 763
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20102,629421 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20193,861.632789 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$265,000,000.00385 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,100,000,000.00588 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$927,000,000.00156 of 2178
Population (County)2050189,000445 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$269,771.00225 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050126,000423 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205017,000429 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050135454 of 2780
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