Nortonville is a city located in Hopkins County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 931, it is the 239th largest city in Kentucky and the 15335th largest city in the United States. Nortonville is currently declining at a rate of -2.41% annually and its population has decreased by -5.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 985 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Nortonville has a population density of 803 people per square mile.
The average household income in Nortonville is $51,944 with a poverty rate of 28.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $594 per month, and the median house value is $59,800. The median age in Nortonville is 45.6 years, 41.8 years for males, and 52.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Nortonvillewas:
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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 8.18%.
97.92% of Nortonville residents speak only English, while 2.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Nortonville is White, with 31.83% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Nortonville is Multiple, with 28.57% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.68%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Nortonville
100.00% of Nortonville residents were born in the United States, with 86.09% 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.