Mayking is a city located in Letcher County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 473, it is the 345th largest city in Kentucky and the 19478th largest city in the United States. Mayking is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -7.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 513 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Mayking has a population density of 307 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mayking is $53,080 with a poverty rate of 57.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,021 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mayking is 33.3 years, 33.5 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Maykingwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.32%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.35%.
100.00% of Mayking 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 Mayking is White, with 57.89% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mayking is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 20.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 56.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 77.36%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mayking
100.00% of Mayking residents were born in the United States, with 82.07% 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.