Blackey is a city located in Letcher County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 107, it is the 501st largest city in Kentucky and the 26499th largest city in the United States. Blackey is currently declining at a rate of -0.93% annually and its population has decreased by -1.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 109 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Blackey has a population density of 245 people per square mile.
The average household income in Blackey is $31,336 with a poverty rate of 31.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $50,600. The median age in Blackey is 40.7 years, 26.3 years for males, and 59.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blackeywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.93%.
100.00% of Blackey residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Blackey is White, with 30.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Blackey is Hispanic, with 100.00% 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 NaN%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.40%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Blackey
100.00% of Blackey residents were born in the United States, with 100.00% 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 Europe.