Nicholas County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Nicholas County is 7,100, a change of 0.51% when compared to 2014. With an area of 195.16 square miles, this works out to a population density of 36.38 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 2,694, with an average household size of 2.6.
Nicholas County's 2018 unemployment rate was 7.12%.
The average household income in Nicholas County for 2018 was $58,566, while the median was $41,354.

Nicholas County Population Trends

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Nicholas County Fertility Rate

119 estimated births

Nicholas County Household Characteristics

Nicholas County Median Age over Time

Nicholas County Households with Children by Age

Nicholas County Median Household Income

Nicholas County Educational Attainment

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Type of Housing

Nicholas County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $893

Nicholas County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $603

Nicholas County Average Commute

Nicholas County Primary Transportation

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Nicholas County Field of Employment

Nicholas County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Nicholas County, Kentucky 7,064
2015 Nicholas County, Kentucky 7,075
2016 Nicholas County, Kentucky 7,062
2017 Nicholas County, Kentucky 7,061
2018 Nicholas County, Kentucky 7,100