Corbin, Kentucky Population 2022

7,966
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Corbin is a city located in Whitley County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 7,966, it is the 57th largest city in Kentucky and the 4885th largest city in the United States. Corbin is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually and its population has increased by 1.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,856 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Corbin has a population density of 1,009 people per square mile.

The average household income in Corbin is $58,086 with a poverty rate of 25.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $120,300. The median age in Corbin is 37.6 years, 35.7 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Corbin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Corbinwas:

  • White: 95.17%
  • Two or more races: 3.33%
  • Other race: 1.05%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.21%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Corbin, Kentucky is 7,966 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,856.

Corbin, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Corbin Population by Race

Corbin Population Pyramid 2022

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Corbin Median Age

37.5


Total

34.7


Male

40


Female

Corbin Adults

There are 5,400 adults, (1,245 of whom are seniors) in Corbin.

Corbin Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Corbin Sex Ratio

Female

3,803

50.32%

Male

3,755

49.68%

Corbin Population by Age

Corbin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Corbin Household Types

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Corbin Households and Families

3.28

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Corbin Households by Type

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Corbin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Corbin Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 61.32%.

Corbin Educational Attainment by Race

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$34,785

Average Earnings

$47,524

Average Male

$29,018

Average Female

Corbin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Corbin Language by Age

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Corbin Language

98.49% of Corbin residents speak only English, while 1.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Corbin Language

Corbin Poverty by Race

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25.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.87%

Male Poverty Rate

28.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Corbin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Corbin is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Corbin is Multiple, with 20.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.70%.

Corbin Poverty

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Corbin Poverty Rate by Education

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Corbin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Corbin Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Corbin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Corbin Married by Age and Sex

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Corbin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Corbin Marital Status by Race

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Corbin Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Corbin Veterans by War

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Corbin Veterans by Age

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Corbin Veterans by Race

Corbin Veterans by Education

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4.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Corbin Veterans by Education

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51%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Corbin Employment by Age

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Corbin Employment by Race

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Corbin Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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78.13%

Born in Corbin

99.42%

Native Born

0.58%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.42% of Corbin residents were born in the United States, with 78.13% having been born in Kentucky. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Corbin Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Corbin Population by Year