Carrollton is a city located in Carroll County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Carroll County. With a 2020 population of 3,880, it is the 105th largest city in Kentucky and the 7699th largest city in the United States. Carrollton is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -0.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,890 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Carrollton has a population density of 1,906 people per square mile.
The average household income in Carrollton is $56,721 with a poverty rate of 25.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $648 per month, and the median house value is $124,700. The median age in Carrollton is 36.7 years, 35.9 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carrolltonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 95.12%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 48.98%.
96.97% of Carrollton residents speak only English, while 3.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is Black, with 88.69% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Carrollton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.68%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Carrollton
99.84% of Carrollton residents were born in the United States, with 63.53% having been born in Kentucky. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.