Albany is a city located in Clinton County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Clinton County. With a 2020 population of 1,706, it is the 178th largest city in Kentucky and the 11810th largest city in the United States. Albany is currently declining at a rate of -1.56% annually and its population has decreased by -30.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,469 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Albany has a population density of 750 people per square mile.
The average household income in Albany is $29,889 with a poverty rate of 29.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $419 per month, and the median house value is $77,100. The median age in Albany is 47.4 years, 43.1 years for males, and 52.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Albanywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 20.25%.
92.18% of Albany residents speak only English, while 7.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.49% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Albany is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Albany is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.26%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Albany
96.27% of Albany residents were born in the United States, with 75.37% having been born in Kentucky. 3.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.