Inez is a city located in Martin County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Martin County. With a 2020 population of 512, it is the 334th largest city in Kentucky and the 19000th largest city in the United States. Inez is currently declining at a rate of -3.21% annually and its population has decreased by -47.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 968 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Inez has a population density of 297 people per square mile.
The average household income in Inez is $56,762 with a poverty rate of 25.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $136,000. The median age in Inez is 32.9 years, 31.1 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Inezwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 14.90%.
100.00% of Inez residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Inez is White, with 24.94% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Inez is Multiple, with 37.50% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.75%.
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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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100.00% of Inez residents were born in the United States, with 74.07% 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 Europe.