Dexter is a city located in Calloway County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 253, it is the 427th largest city in Kentucky and the 22898th largest city in the United States. Dexter is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -1.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 257 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Dexter has a population density of 460 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dexter is $68,238 with a poverty rate of 15.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Dexter is 42.5 years, 37.3 years for males, and 42.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dexterwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
93.85% of Dexter residents speak only English, while 6.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 16.39% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dexter 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 24.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.51%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dexter
100.00% of Dexter residents were born in the United States, with 72.31% 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.