Hazard is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 4,749, it is the 80th largest city in Kentucky and the 4903rd largest city in the United States. Hazard is currently declining at a rate of -2.54% annually but its population has increased by 6.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,456 in 2010. Hazard reached it's highest population of 7,397 in 1940. Spanning over 8 miles, Hazard has a population density of 638 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hazard is $53,750 with a poverty rate of 23.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $543 per month, and the median house value is $130,500. The median age in Hazard is 43 years, 35.7 years for males, and 49.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.2 males.