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Todd County, Kentucky
Map of Kentucky highlighting Todd County
Location in the state of Kentucky
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location in the U.S.
Seat Elkton
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

377 sq mi (976 km²)
376 sq mi (974 km²)
1 sq mi (3 km²), 0.16%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

11,971
32/sq mi (12/km²)
Founded 1820
Named for Colonel John Todd
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website http://www.toddcounty.ky.gov/

Todd County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 11,971. Its county seat is Elkton[1]. The county is named after John Todd, an early frontier military figure. [1]

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 377 square miles (976 km2), of which 376 square miles (974 km2) is land and 1 square mile (2.6 km2) is water.

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Adjacent counties

Demographics

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1830 8,680
1840 9,991 15.1%
1850 12,268 22.8%
1860 11,575 −5.6%
1870 12,612 9.0%
1880 15,994 26.8%
1890 16,814 5.1%
1900 17,371 3.3%
1910 16,488 −5.1%
1920 15,694 −4.8%
1930 13,520 −13.9%
1940 14,234 5.3%
1950 12,890 −9.4%
1960 11,364 −11.8%
1970 10,823 −4.8%
1980 11,874 9.7%
1990 10,940 −7.9%
2000 11,971 9.4%
http://ukcc.uky.edu/~census/21219.txt

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 11,971 people, 4,569 households, and 3,367 families residing in the county. The population density was 32 per square mile (12 /km2). There were 5,121 housing units at an average density of 14 per square mile (5.4 /km2). The racial makeup of the county was 89.32% White, 8.75% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.87% from other races, and 0.71% from two or more races. 1.66% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 4,569 households out of which 33.50% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.70% were married couples living together, 11.60% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.30% were non-families. 23.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.05.

In the county the population was spread out with 26.60% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 22.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.00% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 94.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $29,718, and the median income for a family was $36,043. Males had a median income of $28,502 versus $20,340 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,462. About 14.70% of families and 17.20% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.90% of those under age 18 and 22.00% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

Attractions

Notable natives

References

External links

Coordinates: 36°50′N 87°11′W / 36.84°N 87.18°W / 36.84; -87.18


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Todd County, Kentucky
Map
File:Map of Kentucky highlighting Todd County.png
Location in the state of Kentucky
Map of the USA highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded 1820
Seat Elkton
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 0.16%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

11971
Time zone Central : UTC-6/-5
Website: http://www.toddcounty.ky.gov/

Todd County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 11,971. Its county seat is Elkton6. The county is named after John Todd an early frontier military figure. [1]

Contents

Geography

Todd County, Kentucky
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 976 km² (377 sq mi). 975 km² (376 sq mi) of it is land and 2 km² (1 sq mi) of it (0.16%) is water.

Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there were 11,971 people, 4,569 households, and 3,367 families residing in the county. The population density was 12/km² (32/sq mi). There were 5,121 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (14/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 89.32% White, 8.75% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.87% from other races, and 0.71% from two or more races. 1.66% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 4,569 households out of which 33.50% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.70% were married couples living together, 11.60% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.30% were non-families. 23.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.05.

In the county the population was spread out with 26.60% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 22.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.00% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 94.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $29,718, and the median income for a family was $36,043. Males had a median income of $28,502 versus $20,340 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,462. About 14.70% of families and 17.20% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.90% of those under age 18 and 22.00% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

Attractions

Homes & Places

Notable natives

External links

Coordinates: 36°50′N 87°11′W / 36.84, -87.18

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