Stearns is a city located in McCreary County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,355, it is the 201st largest city in Kentucky and the 13148th largest city in the United States. Stearns is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -0.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,365 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Stearns has a population density of 337 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stearns is $35,069 with a poverty rate of 24.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $535 per month, and the median house value is $60,100. The median age in Stearns is 39.6 years, 39.7 years for males, and 39.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stearnswas:
100.00% of Stearns 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 Stearns is White, with 25.14% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Stearns 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 27.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.65%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Stearns
100.00% of Stearns residents were born in the United States, with 82.35% 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.