Jackson County is located in east central Kentucky. The County Seat is McKee and the largest city is Annville. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.jacksoncounty.ky.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 13,289 and the 2010 census population was 13,494. The land area is 345.20 square miles and there are 39.1 persons per square mile.
98.7% of the population is White, 0.3% is Black or African American, 0.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.6% is two or more races. 69.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 8.2% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $62,100, there are 5,712 households, an average of 2.33 persons per household. The per capita income is $15,880, the median household income is $26,156, and 34.2% of the persons in Jackson County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $45,224, and sales per capita were $3,370.
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