Campbell County, Kentucky

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Campbell County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 88,616. Its county seat is Alexandria, Kentucky6.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 413 km² (159 mi²). 393 km² (152 mi²) of it is land and 20 km² (8 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 4.94% water.

Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 88,616 people, 34,742 households, and 23,103 families residing in the county. The population density is 226/km² (585/mi²). There are 36,898 housing units at an average density of 94/km² (244/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.64% White, 1.57% Black or African American, 0.17% Native American, 0.54% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.31% from other races, and 0.76% from two or more races. 0.86% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 34,742 households out of which 32.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.30% are married couples living together, 12.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.50% are non-families. 28.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.49 and the average family size is 3.09.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.60% under the age of 18, 9.80% from 18 to 24, 30.60% from 25 to 44, 21.30% from 45 to 64, and 12.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 93.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $41,903, and the median income for a family is $51,481. Males have a median income of $37,931 versus $27,646 for females. The per capita income for the county is $20,637. 9.30% of the population and 7.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 12.20% of those under the age of 18 and 7.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

The Campbell County Courthouse in Newport, Kentucky
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The Campbell County Courthouse in Newport, Kentucky

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State capital:

Frankfort

Regions:

Cumberland Plateau | The Bluegrass | Northern Kentucky | Pennyroyal Plateau | Cincinnati metropolitan area | Louisville metropolitan area | Western Coal Fields | The Purchase

Major cities:

Ashland | Bowling Green | Covington | Elizabethtown | Florence | Frankfort | Georgetown | Henderson | Hopkinsville | Lexington | Louisville | Madisonville | Nicholasville | Owensboro | Paducah | Radcliff | Richmond

Counties:

Adair | Allen | Anderson | Ballard | Barren | Bath | Bell | Boone | Bourbon | Boyd | Boyle | Bracken | Breathitt | Breckinridge | Bullitt | Butler | Caldwell | Calloway | Campbell | Carlisle | Carroll | Carter | Casey | Christian | Clark | Clay | Clinton | Crittenden | Cumberland | Daviess | Edmonson | Elliott | Estill | Fayette | Fleming | Floyd | Franklin | Fulton | Gallatin | Garrard | Grant | Graves | Grayson | Green | Greenup | Hancock | Hardin | Harlan | Harrison | Hart | Henderson | Henry | Hickman | Hopkins | Jackson | Jefferson | Jessamine | Johnson | Kenton | Knott | Knox | LaRue | Laurel | Lawrence | Lee | Leslie | Letcher | Lewis | Lincoln | Livingston | Logan | Lyon | Madison | Magoffin | Marion | Marshall | Martin | Mason | McCracken | McCreary | McLean | Meade | Menifee | Mercer | Metcalfe | Monroe | Montgomery | Morgan | Muhlenberg | Nelson | Nicholas | Ohio | Oldham | Owen | Owsley | Pendleton | Perry | Pike | Powell | Pulaski | Robertson | Rockcastle | Rowan | Russell | Scott | Shelby | Simpson | Spencer | Taylor | Todd | Trigg | Trimble | Union | Warren | Washington | Wayne | Webster | Whitley | Wolfe | Woodford

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