Hodgenville is a city located in Larue County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 3,241, it is the 115th largest city in Kentucky and the 8483rd largest city in the United States. Hodgenville is currently growing at a rate of 0.09% annually and its population has increased by 0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,235 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Hodgenville has a population density of 1,533 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hodgenville is $48,924 with a poverty rate of 20.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $502 per month, and the median house value is $108,000. The median age in Hodgenville is 35.5 years, 35.7 years for males, and 35.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hodgenvillewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.64%.
96.17% of Hodgenville residents speak only English, while 3.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.83% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hodgenville is White, with 17.13% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hodgenville is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.64%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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98.70% of Hodgenville residents were born in the United States, with 82.65% having been born in Kentucky. 1.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.