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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Crab Orchard is 742. Crab Orchard, Kentucky is the 11,524th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Crab Orchard was in 2000, when its population was 843. In 2000, Crab Orchard was the 10,981st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,524th largest city in the US. Crab Orchard is currently 12.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Crab Orchard has shrunk 11.9% since the year 2000. Crab Orchard, Kentucky's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11519||La Jara, Colorado||743||-16.0%|
|11520||Walnut Grove, Minnesota||743||24.6%|
|11524||Crab Orchard, Kentucky||742||-11.9%|
|11525||Elmore City, Oklahoma||742||-4.7%|
The total voting age population of Crab Orchard, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 644. The voting age population is 40.4% male and 59.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.6% of the residents of Crab Orchard are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Crab Orchard are 96.8% White, 2.8% Black and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Crab Orchard, 35.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.7%. On a per-household basis, 28.4% of families are below the poverty line in Crab Orchard.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.7% of Crab Orchard residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.9% of Crab Orchard residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.3% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Crab Orchard residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Crab Orchard is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Crab Orchard, 17.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Crab Orchard is $25,833.
In Crab Orchard, 64.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.0% of housing units in Crab Orchard.
Of all the housing units in Crab Orchard, 15.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Crab Orchard, 9.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Crab Orchard is $398.
In Crab Orchard, 54.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.