Augusta is a city located in Bracken County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,078, it is the 220th largest city in Kentucky and the 14460th largest city in the United States. Augusta is currently declining at a rate of -0.83% annually and its population has decreased by -18.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,329 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Augusta has a population density of 906 people per square mile.
The average household income in Augusta is $49,130 with a poverty rate of 27.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $428 per month, and the median house value is $90,200. The median age in Augusta is 42.2 years, 43.6 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Augustawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.68%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.53%.
99.23% of Augusta residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Augusta is White, with 27.48% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Augusta is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.65%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Augusta
99.92% of Augusta residents were born in the United States, with 82.69% having been born in Kentucky. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.