Jenkins Division KY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Jenkins Division, KY

The Jenkins Division is a County Subdivision of Letcher County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Jenkins Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Letcher County Data | Cities in Letcher County | County Subdivisions in Letcher County

Jenkins Division Boundary Map


Jenkins Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,093
Population in Households 8,048
Population in Familes 6,737
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density1 124
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 3,273
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 2,265
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,066 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,405 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 868 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 793 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $49,772
Average Home Value $72,110


Median Household Income $34,253
Average Household Income $47,806
Per Capita Income $19,426
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.59% 0.08%
Households 0.52% 0.06%
Families 0.32% -0.04%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.