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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ekron is 173. Ekron, Kentucky is the 16,925th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ekron was in 2020, when its population was 175. In 2020, Ekron was the 16,892nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,925th largest city in the US. Ekron is currently 1.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
Ekron has grown 1.1% since the 2000. Ekron, Kentucky is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
The total voting age population of Ekron, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 198. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 6.2% of the residents of Ekron are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ekron are 96.1% White, 2.3% Asian and 1.6% Two or more races.
In Ekron, 43.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.0%. On a per-household basis, 38.5% of families are below the poverty line in Ekron.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of Ekron residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.2% of Ekron residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 2.9% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ekron residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% 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 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ekron is 9.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ekron, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ekron is $47,188.
In Ekron, 56.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.0% of housing units in Ekron.
Of all the housing units in Ekron, 18.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Ekron, 16.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ekron is $833.
In Ekron, 76.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.