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Demographics

People

Total Population2,250
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens11.3%
Employed Population 16+549
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married40.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.3%
Median Earnings25+$28,879
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,296

Wealth

Median Family Income$32,025
% Above Poverty Level60.5%
% Below Poverty Level39.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home10.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone25%
Median Gross Rent$458
Median House Value$52,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)32.4%
English7.2%
Irish7%
German6%
Italian2.6%
French Except Basque2.1%
Australian1%
Dutch0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Polish0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Czech0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
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Jenkins Almanac

CategoryValue
County Letcher County
Standard Zip Codes41537
Phone Area Codes606
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude37.17
Approximate Longitude-82.62

Jenkins Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWISE 3 E
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationGRUNDY
Distance31.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 46 F
Apr Temp39 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 71 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationPENNINGTON GAP
Distance36.6 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 69 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blackey189$41,250
Elkhorn City939$44,667
Pippa Passes581$76,250
Wayland315$39,167
Wheelwright825$28,646
Whitesburg2,196$59,286

Jenkins Public Schools

Jenkins Independent School
9409 Highway 805
ZIP: 41537
(606) 832-2184
Other
Total Enrollment 528
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