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Knott County

Population

Total Population

17,194

Population
Growth Rate

0.49%

Median Age

43

Diversity Index

7.700

Housing & Income

Households

6,761

Total Housing Units

7,760


Owner Occupied

5,437

Renter Occupied

1,324

Vacant

999

Median Home Value

$61,047


Average Home Value

$93,935

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.52%


Per Capita Income

1.79%

Income Projection

Median Household

$34,420 $36,598


Average Household

$48,409 $52,780


Per Capita

$19,106 $20,881

Workforce

Total Businesses

376

Total Employed

2,949

Workers 16+

4,543

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

19

Employed

707

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

36

Employed

459

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

72

Employed

336

2020 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

32

Employed

316

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

57

Employed

198

2020 Information Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

9

Employed

194

Some
High School

1,567

Graduated
High School

3,091

Associates
Degree

1,218

Bachelor's
Degree

821

Graduate
Degree

966

Average Commute Time

31 min.



Resident Commuters

2,105

Non-Resident Commuters

2,310

Drive Alone

3,726

Carpooled

371

Public

5

Work At Home

73