KY

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

About Hiram, KY

Hiram, KY is located in Harlan County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Hiram is about 2,237 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,231.

The Average Home Value is $49,800.00, which is roughly 47% lower than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 74% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $26,475.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Hiram 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

Harlan County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 84.05% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 85.38%
Democratic: 13.62%
Libertarian: 0.74%
Other: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Gordon, KY (4.73 mi.)
Gilly, KY (4.73 mi.)
Linefork, KY (4.94 mi.)
Holmes Mill, KY (6.35 mi.)
Partridge, KY (6.65 mi.)
Delphia, KY (6.74 mi.)
Hallie, KY (6.96 mi.)
Skyline, KY (6.96 mi.)
Closplint, KY (7.50 mi.)
Roxana, KY (8.39 mi.)
Slemp, KY (9.75 mi.)
Big Laurel, KY (9.94 mi.)
Ulvah, KY (10.64 mi.)
Leatherwood, KY (10.64 mi.)
Daisy, KY (10.64 mi.)
Cornettsville, KY (10.64 mi.)
Totz, KY (12.02 mi.)
Letcher, KY (12.82 mi.)
Premium, KY (12.98 mi.)
Bailey Creek, KY (13.14 mi.)
Louellen, KY (13.14 mi.)
Woods, KY (13.14 mi.)
Evarts, KY (13.14 mi.)
Dizney, KY (13.14 mi.)
Yocum Creek, KY (13.14 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40823
Latitude : 36.969560
Longitude : -82.981532
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1724 ft.
Area Code(s) : 606

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 48.52%
Female Population Estimate : 51.48%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 39.4
Female Median Age : 42.7

White Population Estimate : 97.12%
Black Population Estimate : 2.86%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.99%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.43%
Other Population Estimate : 0.52%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Hiram specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Harlan County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2019)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Harlan County: About 61 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Harlan County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 79% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.