Island is a city located in McLean County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 423, it is the 360th largest city in Kentucky and the 20155th largest city in the United States. Island is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -26.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 576 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Island has a population density of 1,257 people per square mile.
The average household income in Island is $42,639 with a poverty rate of 17.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $640 per month, and the median house value is $61,800. The median age in Island is 35.7 years, 36.3 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Islandwas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.91% of Island residents speak only English, while 1.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Island is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Island is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Island
98.96% of Island residents were born in the United States, with 84.03% having been born in Kentucky. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.