Lynch is a city located in Harlan County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 640, it is the 304th largest city in Kentucky and the 17666th largest city in the United States. Lynch is currently declining at a rate of -1.39% annually and its population has decreased by -2.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 658 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Lynch has a population density of 2,137 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lynch is $44,172 with a poverty rate of 14.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $630 per month, and the median house value is $56,300. The median age in Lynch is 57.5 years, 57.2 years for males, and 59.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lynchwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 27.94%.
100.00% of Lynch 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 Lynch is White, with 16.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lynch is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.61%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lynch
100.00% of Lynch residents were born in the United States, with 75.19% 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.