Chaplin is a city located in Nelson County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 444, it is the 351st largest city in Kentucky and the 19854th largest city in the United States. Chaplin is currently growing at a rate of 0.45% annually but its population has decreased by -23.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 577 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Chaplin has a population density of 321 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chaplin is $48,248 with a poverty rate of 2.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $863 per month, and the median house value is $105,600. The median age in Chaplin is 43.5 years, 43.4 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chaplinwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.08%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.05%.
100.00% of Chaplin 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 Chaplin is White, with 2.19% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chaplin 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 8.45%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Chaplin
100.00% of Chaplin residents were born in the United States, with 90.64% 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.