Gamaliel is a city located in Monroe County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 395, it is the 369th largest city in Kentucky and the 20537th largest city in the United States. Gamaliel is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 1.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 391 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Gamaliel has a population density of 697 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gamaliel is $39,112 with a poverty rate of 30.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $71,000. The median age in Gamaliel is 40.4 years, 35.6 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gamalielwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.93%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.07%.
97.69% of Gamaliel residents speak only English, while 2.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.31% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Gamaliel is White, with 31.40% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Gamaliel is Multiple, with 33.33% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 20.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.19%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Gamaliel
97.81% of Gamaliel residents were born in the United States, with 66.06% having been born in Kentucky. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.