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Harlan, Ky 40831

US Census Bureau

2016

 

Population                                  27,168

Population per square mile              62.9

White population                            95.7%

African American population             2.3%

Median household income          $25,814

Persons below poverty level           31.3%

Unemployment rate (2015)             10.9%

High school graduate or higher,

persons age 25 years+                  71.7%

Bachelor's degree or higher,

persons age 25 years+                  11.7%

With a disability, under age 65        25.8%

In civilian labor force, total,

population age 16 years+               40.0%

Total employment, 2015                4,684

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