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, 2018)


Total Population 8,380
Population in Households 8,335
Population in Familes 6,996
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density1 128
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 3,411
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 2,354
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,053 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,549 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 862 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 642 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $55,419
Average Home Value $79,463


Median Household Income $34,502
Average Household Income $50,664
Per Capita Income $20,711
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.87% 0.34%
Households 0.9% 0.37%
Families 0.71% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   2.68%
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.