Fulton is a city located in Fulton County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 2,339, it is the 148th largest city in Kentucky and the 10106th largest city in the United States. Fulton is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -2.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,405 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Fulton has a population density of 809 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fulton is $37,640 with a poverty rate of 39.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $603 per month, and the median house value is $42,900. The median age in Fulton is 37.4 years, 30.7 years for males, and 42.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fultonwas:
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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 native american people with a rate of 31.58%.
97.05% of Fulton residents speak only English, while 2.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.36% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fulton is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fulton is Multiple, with 29.63% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.42%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fulton
98.71% of Fulton residents were born in the United States, with 46.65% having been born in Kentucky. 1.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.