Hazard Perry County, Kentucky

Hazard: City in Perry County, Kentucky, in the United States

About

Hazard is a city located in the county of Perry in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,456 and a population density of 227 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,785 inhabitants.

Hazard Quick Facts

Population : 4,785 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Perry County
Phone Area Codes : 606
Area : 19.67 km2
Altitude : 3,045 feet / 928 meters
Capital city : Hazard is capital of Perry County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 08:11:32 (7th October 2022)
Postal code : 41701
Density : 243 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.88% (2010-2020)

Geography

Hazard is located at 37°14'58"N 83°11'36"W (37.2495400, -83.1932300).

Hazard map

Demographics

The population of Hazard increased by 6.88% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,456 - census
2011 5,476 18.63% estimation process
2012 5,404 -1.33% estimation process
2013 5,349 -1.03% estimation process
2014 5,264 -1.61% estimation process
2015 5,218 -0.88% estimation process
2016 5,171 -0.91% estimation process
2017 5,049 -2.42% estimation process
2018 4,960 -1.79% estimation process
2019 4,860 -2.06% estimation process
2020 4,785 -1.57% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,243
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,384
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,508
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,378
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.2%
People over 65 (%) : 21.0%
Female persons, % : 53.0%
White only, percent : 87.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 289
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.6%

Hazard zip code is 41701. County name: Perry, County fips: 21193

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $95,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $900
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $377
2015-2019 median gross rent : $671
2015-2019 Households : 2,264
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.22
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,779
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 54,808
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 327,954
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 212,299
2012 total retail sales per capita : $39,741
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $43,182
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,297
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 571
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 284
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 227
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 49
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 479
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 75
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 445
2010 population per square mile : 1,550.1
2010 land area in square miles : 3.47

People born in Hazard (20)

People born in Hazard, including actress Amal abudarhman, Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky Daniel Mongiardo, neuroscientist Louann Brizendine, .

List

  • Shelby Lee Adams (American photographer)
  • Bill Blair (American basketball player and coach)
  • Glen Combs (American basketball player)
  • Sam Smith (American basketball player, born 1944)
  • Cindy Jackson (American plastic surgery expert)
  • J. Dudley Goodlette (American politician)
  • Joe Craft (American businessman)
  • Mary Lou Turner (American country singer)
  • Mick Napier (American actor)
  • Gregory N. Stivers (United States District Judge)
  • Brandon Smith (American politician)
  • Baddiewinkle (American internet personality)
  • Cora Combs (American actress and professional wrestler (1923-2015))
  • Charles Davis (American sport shooter)
  • Justin Johnson (American basketball player (1996-))
  • Tanner Morgan (American football quarterback)
  • Kenneth Childers (Amerikcan school principal)

Schools in Hazard

College & universities near Hazard, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156790 Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard (KY) 41701-2402

Post offices near Hazard

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown Hazard Post Office Hazard (KY) 41701

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Hazard , Nebraska human settlement in Sherman County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 66 people.

Other cities in Perry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Perry County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Vicco 295 Human settlement in Perry County, Kentucky, United States of America
Buckhorn 129 City in Kentucky, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hazard distances to largest Kentucky cities