Wingo is a city located in Graves County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 561, it is the 324th largest city in Kentucky and the 18431st largest city in the United States. Wingo is currently declining at a rate of -1.06% annually and its population has decreased by -22.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 724 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Wingo has a population density of 575 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wingo is $47,457 with a poverty rate of 18.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $80,600. The median age in Wingo is 32.8 years, 32.8 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wingowas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.34% of Wingo residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wingo is Black, with 79.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wingo is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.49%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wingo
99.86% of Wingo residents were born in the United States, with 70.44% having been born in Kentucky. 0.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.