Kentucky: By The Numbers


~ Poverty 1997 Update ~



Kentucky: By The Numbers

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Each year, the Census Bureau releases poverty estimates for the nation as a whole and for each of the states. County level estimates, however, are produced less frequently.


This data sheet compares the results from the 1990 Census with the most recent poverty estimates for counties in the United States.


The web address for the data source in this update has changed from that on the hard copy. 


See below for a more recent website address.


Other "Kentucky: By the Numbers" webpages:

        Data Series


         Links to Additional Data Sites

        Kentucky: By the Numbers Homepage


To view these files, you will need Adobe Acrobat.

These publications are available online at the SNARL website at




County Data Sheets


PDF Files:

~ ~ Each Data Sheet is 1 Page Long ~ ~



To find your county, click on the file that contains your county name. 

All counties are listed alphabetically.


To print your county, scroll down to it and print the current page(s) only.

To print the entire series, print all pages in each file.




Adair County

through Cumberland County



Knott County

through Muhlenburg County



Daviess County

through Kenton County



Nelson County

through Woodford County




County Maps



Poverty Rates for Kentucky (1997)


Median Household Income for Kentucky (1997)




Data Source Used




These data are from the U.S. Census Bureau


Additional information on county level poverty is available at

the Kentucky State Data Center website




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