Flemingsburg is a city located in Fleming County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Fleming County. With a 2020 population of 3,013, it is the 122nd largest city in Kentucky and the 8844th largest city in the United States. Flemingsburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.01% annually and its population has increased by 2.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,953 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Flemingsburg has a population density of 1,120 people per square mile.
The average household income in Flemingsburg is $47,635 with a poverty rate of 27.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $498 per month, and the median house value is $86,000. The median age in Flemingsburg is 37.5 years, 33.4 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Flemingsburgwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 27.69%.
99.52% of Flemingsburg residents speak only English, while 0.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.48% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Flemingsburg is White, with 30.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Flemingsburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.73%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Flemingsburg
99.61% of Flemingsburg residents were born in the United States, with 87.76% having been born in Kentucky. 0.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.