KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Forkton, KY

Forkton, KY is located in Monroe County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Forkton is about 2,402 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,145.

The Average Home Value is $75,800.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 60% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $32,477.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Forkton is about .

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Monroe County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 85.8% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 86.83%
Democratic: 12.33%
Libertarian: 0.56%
Other: 0.28%


Nearby Locations

Hestand, KY (6.77 mi.)
Gamaliel, KY (7.42 mi.)
Beaumont, KY (10.38 mi.)
Mount Hermon, KY (11.25 mi.)
Willow Shade, KY (11.95 mi.)
Summer Shade, KY (11.95 mi.)
Fountain Run, KY (13.14 mi.)
Etoile, KY (13.37 mi.)
Eighty Eight, KY (15.05 mi.)
Dubre, KY (17.19 mi.)
Waterview, KY (17.19 mi.)
Bakerton, KY (17.19 mi.)
Kettle, KY (17.19 mi.)
Burkesville, KY (17.19 mi.)
Bow, KY (17.19 mi.)
Peytonsburg, KY (17.19 mi.)
Austin, KY (17.79 mi.)
Edmonton, KY (19.29 mi.)
Subtle, KY (19.29 mi.)
Sulphur Well, KY (19.29 mi.)
Holland, KY (19.50 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 42167
Latitude : 36.725655
Longitude : -85.673176
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1021 ft.
Area Code(s) : 270, 364

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 49.50%
Female Population Estimate : 50.50%
Median Age : 42.6
Male Median Age : 40.9
Female Median Age : 43.9

White Population Estimate : 95.68%
Black Population Estimate : 3.38%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.66%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.01%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Other Population Estimate : 1.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Forkton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Monroe County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Monroe County: About 29 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Monroe County is about 90% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.