Harlan, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Harlan is 1,452, a change of -13.73% when compared to 2014. With an area of 1.33 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,089.33 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 732, with an average household size of 1.98.
Harlan's 2018 unemployment rate was 7.32%.
The average household income in Harlan for 2018 was $38,521, while the median was $23,226.

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Harlan Fertility Rate

14 estimated births

Harlan Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Harlan Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $882

Harlan Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $411

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Harlan Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Harlan city, Kentucky 1,683
2015 Harlan city, Kentucky 1,607
2016 Harlan city, Kentucky 1,554
2017 Harlan city, Kentucky 1,521
2018 Harlan city, Kentucky 1,452