Hickman is a city located in Fulton County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Fulton County. With a 2020 population of 2,359, it is the 145th largest city in Kentucky and the 10062nd largest city in the United States. Hickman is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -0.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,365 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Hickman has a population density of 665 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hickman is $35,480 with a poverty rate of 29.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $497 per month, and the median house value is $52,700. The median age in Hickman is 39.2 years, 35.7 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hickmanwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
96.78% of Hickman residents speak only English, while 3.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.91% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hickman is White, with 31.60% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hickman is Multiple, with 6.52% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.17%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hickman
99.80% of Hickman residents were born in the United States, with 55.36% 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 Asia.