Campton is a city located in Wolfe County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Wolfe County. With a 2020 population of 292, it is the 409th largest city in Kentucky and the 22164th largest city in the United States. Campton is currently declining at a rate of -3.95% annually and its population has decreased by -7.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 316 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Campton has a population density of 292 people per square mile.
The average household income in Campton is $31,498 with a poverty rate of 45.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $457 per month, and the median house value is $76,700. The median age in Campton is 36.9 years, 40.8 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Camptonwas:
94.43% of Campton residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.28% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Campton is White, with 47.52% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Campton 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 66.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.99%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Campton
96.84% of Campton residents were born in the United States, with 88.29% having been born in Kentucky. 3.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.