Drakesboro is a city located in Muhlenberg County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 475, it is the 343rd largest city in Kentucky and the 19455th largest city in the United States. Drakesboro is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -1.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 481 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Drakesboro has a population density of 861 people per square mile.
The average household income in Drakesboro is $58,229 with a poverty rate of 10.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $692 per month, and the median house value is $62,900. The median age in Drakesboro is 46.8 years, 38.1 years for males, and 49.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Drakesborowas:
99.41% of Drakesboro residents speak only English, while 0.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Drakesboro is White, with 13.23% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Drakesboro 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 2.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.12%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Drakesboro
100.00% of Drakesboro residents were born in the United States, with 72.78% 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.