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Demographics

People

Total Population189
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens13.8%
Employed Population 16+31
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married54.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.7%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$11,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,250
% Above Poverty Level92.2%
% Below Poverty Level7.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home9.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.8%
Median Gross Rent$370
Median House Value$64,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9%
English8.5%
Irish4.8%
German3.2%
French Except Basque1.6%
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Blackey Almanac

CategoryValue
County Letcher County
Standard Zip Codes41804
Phone Area Codes606
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.15
Approximate Longitude-83

Blackey Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHYDEN
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp23 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip50.1 inches
StationWISE 3 E
Distance26.4 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationBAXTER
Distance28 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp40 to 68 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Benham499$49,500
Cumberland2,065$25,550
Hindman705$44,107
Lynch567$50,417
Vicco313$37,750
Whitesburg2,196$59,286

Blackey Public Schools

Letcher Elementary School
160 Letcher High School Dr
ZIP: 41804
(606) 633-2524
Primary
Total Enrollment 388
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