Wolfe County is located in east central Kentucky. The County Seat is Campton and the largest city is Campton. The Official Web Site is located at http://revenue.ky.gov/taxpro/CountyInformation/wolfeco.htm. The 2014 population estimate is 7,214 and the 2010 census population was 7,355. The land area is 222.17 square miles and there are 33.1 persons per square mile.
98.7% of the population is White, 0.2% is Black or African American, 0.7% is Hispanic or Latino, 0% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.7% is two or more races. 66.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 11.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $52,800, there are 2,779 households, an average of 2.58 persons per household. The per capita income is $14,157, the median household income is $22,574, and 40.5% of the persons in Wolfe County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $45,265, and sales per capita were $6,355.
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