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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2012 2013 2014 2015 2016  
  Labor Market Area 234,571 235,806 235,996 232,813 233,741  
  Breckinridge County 20,095 20,053 19,897 19,993 19,961  
 Hardinsburg2,3462,3372,3202,3292,326 
 Cloverport1,1591,1571,1481,1541,155 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2016  
    Breckinridge County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 3,996 20.0 49,375 21.1  
  16-24 2,067 10.4 26,784 11.5  
  25-44 4,333 21.7 58,895 25.2  
  45-64 5,855 29.3 63,170 27.0  
  65-84 3,373 16.9 31,654 13.5  
  85 and older 337 1.7 3,863 1.7  
  Median Age 43.2   38.8    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2016  
    Breckinridge County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 19,092 95.6 207,337 88.7  
  Black or African American 407 2.0 16,381 7.0  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 90 0.5 1,018 0.4  
  Asian 68 0.3 2,913 1.2  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 2 0.0 438 0.2  
  Other/Multirace 302 1.5 5,654 2.4  
  Hispanic Origin 243 1.2 8,777 3.8  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Breckinridge County 19,973 19,848 19,611 19,246  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2010 2015 Pct. Change  
  Breckinridge County $26,469 $33,108 25.1 %  
  Kentucky $33,031 $38,588 16.8 %  
  U.S. $40,277 $48,112 19.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $25,965- $41,501 $31,613- $38,972    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2015 2015  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Breckinridge County 7,297 2.71 $43,479  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.