Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Allen County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 20,766 (21% urban, 79% rural); it was 17,800 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,557
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,393
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,457
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,898 (it was 1,453 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

31%

Land area: 346 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 60 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Allen County: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (14.3%), Manufacturing (13.8%), Educational, health and social services (13.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.3%), Retail trade (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 46%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Allen County, KY (2017)
    • 19,708110.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4052.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4002.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1260.7%Two or more races
    • 440.2%Asian alone
Median resident age:

40.9 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 10,300  (49.6%)
Females: 10,466  (50.4%)
Allen County, KY forum
Recent posts about Allen County, Kentucky on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users:
Don't know much about the south, but need warmer winters  (12 replies)
Where are you from?  (78 replies)
Average household size:
Allen County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,203 ($31,238 in 1999)
This county:

$42,203
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $439 (lower quartile is $337, upper quartile is $560)
This county:

$439
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $111,173 (it was $65,100 in 2000)
Allen:

$111,173
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,705 - $185,039
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $922
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $315

Institutionalized population: 178

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 30
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 4

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 22
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 3
Allen County, KY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $982 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $616 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Allen, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Allen, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Allen, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.8%
Allen County:

18.8%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(19.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.2% for Black residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 40.9 years old
(Males: 39.7 years old, Females: 42.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.9 years old, Black residents: 34.2 years old, American Indian residents: 57.3 years old, Asian residents: 13.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.0 years old, Other race residents: 27.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Allen County is $365 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $429 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $573 a month.

Cities in this county include: Scottsville, Settle, Adolphus, Halfway, Holland.

Allen County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Click to draw/clear Allen County borders

Neighboring counties: Camden County, North Carolina , New Madrid County, Missouri , Whitley County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Kentucky:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Allen, KY
County total employment by year in Allen, KY
County average yearly wages by year in Allen, KY

Current college students: 430
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 222 (46.3% naturalized citizens)

Allen County:

1.1%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 432010 or later
  • 782000 to 2009
  • 481990 to 1999
  • 391980 to 1989
  • 291970 to 1979
  • 20Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.4%

Allen County marital status for males Allen County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,672
  • One, attached: 44
  • Two: 181
  • 3 or 4: 179
  • 5 to 9: 74
  • 10 to 19: 78
  • 20 or more: 74
  • Mobile homes: 2,163
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 13

Housing units in Allen County with a mortgage: 2,666 (39 second mortgage, 171 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,842

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Allen County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,60223
Mainline Protestant1,38312
Black Protestant1231
Catholic1021
Other3-
None13,743-
Allen County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Allen County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Allen County:

4.77 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Allen County:

11.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Allen County:

31.0%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.0%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Allen County:

Average size of farms: 141 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $34,665
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $132.24
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.18%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 84.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $31,285
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.00%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,201
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.95%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 37.51
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.97%
Corn for grain: 2594 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1056 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2038 harvested acres
Vegetables: 330 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 9 acres

Earthquake activity:

Allen County-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 150.3 miles away from Allen County center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 170.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from Allen County center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 187.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1912: May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: 1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 05, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3302: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1818: February 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: February 05, 2008 to February 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1746: February 21, 2008, FEMA Id: 1746, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3231: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kentucky Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 13, 2004 to July 15, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1537: August 06, 2004, FEMA Id: 1537, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Blizzard, Incident Period: January 05, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1089: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1089, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Kentucky Severe Storm, Freezing Rain, Sleet, Snow, Incident Period: February 09, 1994 to February 11, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1018: March 16, 1994, FEMA Id: 1018, Natural disaster type: Storm, Freeze, Snow
  • Kentucky Severe Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3104: March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: 3104, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Kentucky SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: March 29, 1975, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-461: March 29, 1975, FEMA Id: 461, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Allen County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Allen

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,581 (75.5%)
  • Carpooled: 562 (9.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 13 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 113 (1.9%)
  • Walked: 190 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 666 (11.0%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (42%)
  • El Salvador (14%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (8%)
  • Haiti (8%)
  • Romania (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Canada (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Allen County


  • American (31%)
  • English (13%)
  • German (11%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Allen County, Kentucky in 2000:

  • 164 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in state prisons
  • 9 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Allen County, Kentucky in 2010:

  • 99 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,939.

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,796 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.16% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($23,756 average AGI)
1.95% relocated from other states ($12,040 average AGI)
Allen County:

1.95%
Kentucky average:

2.65%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Warren County, KY  2.07% ($38,511 average AGI)
from Simpson County, KY  0.52% ($30,324)
from Barren County, KY  0.45% ($29,690)
from Sumner County, TN  0.37% ($35,042)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,637 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.95% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($19,508 average AGI)
2.11% relocated to other states ($11,129 average AGI)
Allen County:

2.11%
Kentucky average:

2.75%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Warren County, KY  2.01% ($33,481 average AGI)
to Barren County, KY  0.49% ($19,719)
to Simpson County, KY  0.40% ($38,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Allen County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Allen County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Allen County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Allen County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Allen County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allen County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allen County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allen County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Allen County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,418 (2,480 aged, 938 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 404 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Allen County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (373)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (273)
  • Congestive heart failure (151)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (150)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (139)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (111)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (101)
  • Unspecified dementia (87)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (61)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (56)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,107
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,032

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,766
  • In family households: 18,132 (2,909 male householders, 2,748 female householders)
    4,513 spouses, 6,516 children (5,969 natural, 297 adopted, 251 stepchildren), 398 grandchildren, 184 brothers or sisters, 281 parents, 200 other relatives, 357 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,405 (1,020 male householders (893 living alone)), 1,019 female householders (930 living alone)), 365 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 217

Size of family households: 2,589 2-persons, 1,372 3-persons, 875 4-persons, 544 5-persons, 139 6-persons, 140 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,821 1-person, 183 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 30 6-persons.

3,282 married couples with children.
1,132 single-parent households (295 men, 837 women).

93.1% of residents of Allen speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (34% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 23% don't speak English at all).
5.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $104,389,000 ($5,630 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,353,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $44,619,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,458,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $890,000
Federal grants: $35,815,000
Federal procurement contracts: $530,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,078,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,325,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,942,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,163,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,248
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,082
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +31
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +735
Here:

+39 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Allen County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.90 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Allen County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Allen County, Kentucky
  • 1512014 or later
  • 3342010 to 2013
  • 1,6302000 to 2009
  • 2,1751990 to 1999
  • 1,3471980 to 1989
  • 1,3241970 to 1979
  • 9951960 to 1969
  • 5071950 to 1959
  • 3431940 to 1949
  • 6821939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Allen County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Allen County, Kentucky
  • 111 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 953 rooms
  • 4074 rooms
  • 1,3275 rooms
  • 1,1766 rooms
  • 9387 rooms
  • 7578 rooms
  • 7559+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
  • 461 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 3963 rooms
  • 5044 rooms
  • 4015 rooms
  • 4416 rooms
  • 2647 rooms
  • 438 rooms
  • 769+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Allen County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Allen County, Kentucky
  • 11no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 1,0302 bedrooms
  • 3,0953 bedrooms
  • 9744 bedrooms
  • 3025+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allen County, Kentucky
  • 45no bedroom
  • 2341 bedroom
  • 9522 bedrooms
  • 7543 bedrooms
  • 1594 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Allen County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Allen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Allen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 247no vehicle
  • 1,2921 vehicle
  • 1,8982 vehicles
  • 1,3983 vehicles
  • 4454 vehicles
  • 2485+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Allen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Allen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 254no vehicle
  • 9621 vehicle
  • 6892 vehicles
  • 1883 vehicles
  • 684 vehicles
  • 595+ vehicles

86.5% of Allen County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Kentucky.

Allen County:

86.5%
State average:

84.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 14,579
  • Other state: 5,836
  • Northeast: 813
  • Midwest: 2,275
  • South: 2,445
  • West: 296
Year householders moved into unit in Allen County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Allen County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.3%Electricity
  • 14.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 6.4%Wood
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 69.6%Electricity
  • 19.9%Utility gas
  • 8.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 288
Here:

14.0%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 181
Here:

16.4%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 91
Here:

21.2%
Kentucky:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Allen County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $756,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $661,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Other: $180,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $92,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $2,134,000
    General - Other: $2,113,000
    Regular Highways: $1,428,000
    Police Protection: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $892,000
    Solid Waste Management: $616,000
    Local Fire Protection: $253,000
    Central Staff Services: $225,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $219,000
    Housing and Community Development: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $133,000
    General Public Buildings: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $23,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $376,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $936,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $9,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $690,000
    Other: $38,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,400,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,130,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $358,000
    Rents: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $70,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    General - Other: $27,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $919,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,583,000
    Highways: $1,364,000
    Health and Hospitals: $266,000
    General Local Government Support: $180,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,928,000
    Property: $844,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $199,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $65,000
    Corporation License: $40,000
    Other: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,341,000

Allen County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $756,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $661,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Other: $180,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $92,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $2,134,000
    General - Other: $2,113,000
    Regular Highways: $1,428,000
    Police Protection: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $892,000
    Solid Waste Management: $616,000
    Local Fire Protection: $253,000
    Central Staff Services: $225,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $219,000
    Housing and Community Development: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $133,000
    General Public Buildings: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $23,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $376,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $936,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $9,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $690,000
    Other: $38,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,400,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,130,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $358,000
    Rents: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $70,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    General - Other: $27,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $919,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,583,000
    Highways: $1,364,000
    Health and Hospitals: $266,000
    General Local Government Support: $180,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,928,000
    Property: $844,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $199,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $65,000
    Corporation License: $40,000
    Other: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,341,000

Allen County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $756,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $661,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Other: $180,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $92,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $2,134,000
    General - Other: $2,113,000
    Regular Highways: $1,428,000
    Police Protection: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $892,000
    Solid Waste Management: $616,000
    Local Fire Protection: $253,000
    Central Staff Services: $225,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $219,000
    Housing and Community Development: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $133,000
    General Public Buildings: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $23,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $376,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $936,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $9,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $690,000
    Other: $38,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,400,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,130,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $358,000
    Rents: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $70,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    General - Other: $27,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $919,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,583,000
    Highways: $1,364,000
    Health and Hospitals: $266,000
    General Local Government Support: $180,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,928,000
    Property: $844,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $199,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $65,000
    Corporation License: $40,000
    Other: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,341,000

Allen County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $756,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $661,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Other: $180,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $92,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $2,134,000
    General - Other: $2,113,000
    Regular Highways: $1,428,000
    Police Protection: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $892,000
    Solid Waste Management: $616,000
    Local Fire Protection: $253,000
    Central Staff Services: $225,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $219,000
    Housing and Community Development: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $133,000
    General Public Buildings: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $65,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $23,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $376,000
    Other: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $936,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $9,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $690,000
    Other: $38,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,400,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,130,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $358,000
    Rents: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $70,000
    Police Protection: $51,000
    General - Other: $27,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $919,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,583,000
    Highways: $1,364,000
    Health and Hospitals: $266,000
    General Local Government Support: $180,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,928,000
    Property: $844,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $199,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $65,000
    Corporation License: $40,000
    Other: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,341,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 887
  • Number of aged recipients: 72
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 815
  • Number of recipients under 18: 96
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 615
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 176
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 383
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 377
Most common first names in Allen County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13472.0 years
William10775.6 years
Mary10679.4 years
John8573.0 years
Robert5875.3 years
Willie4878.1 years
Ruby4279.8 years
Charles4271.4 years
George3677.1 years
Bessie3180.1 years
Most common last names in Allen County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones8876.7 years
Williams7078.0 years
Carter6874.4 years
Stinson6174.5 years
Calvert5774.5 years
Smith5774.7 years
Brown5776.6 years
Meador5474.0 years
Taylor4070.9 years
Blankenship4071.7 years
Businesses in Allen County, KY
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Subway1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
McDonald's1UPS1
Pizza Hut1YMCA1