Beaver Dam is a city located in Ohio County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 3,555, it is the 111th largest city in Kentucky and the 8055th largest city in the United States. Beaver Dam is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually but its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,566 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Beaver Dam has a population density of 1,170 people per square mile.
The average household income in Beaver Dam is $85,176 with a poverty rate of 21.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $525 per month, and the median house value is $104,300. The median age in Beaver Dam is 39.2 years, 39.6 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Beaver Damwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.52% of Beaver Dam residents speak only English, while 1.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaver Dam is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaver Dam is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.59%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Beaver Dam
98.57% of Beaver Dam residents were born in the United States, with 81.02% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.