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Total population: 8,299 (Urban population: 7,993 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 306 (16 farm, 290 nonfarm))

Corbin,KY index of house prices


Houses: 3,694 (3,307 occupied: 1,880 owner occupied, 1,427 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

43%
State:

45%

Housing density: 499 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $155,130.


Median contract rent in 2009: $352 (lower quartile is $256, upper quartile is $444)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $383


Median gross rent in Corbin, KY in 2009: $475


Housing units in Corbin with a mortgage: 946 (116 second mortgage, 96 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 669


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $53,151


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $29,779


Median monthly housing costs: $540





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Corbin, Kentucky Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $87,699 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
Corbin:

$87,699
Kentucky:

$117,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,320 - $131,063

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $124,148
Here:

$124,148
State:

$160,262

In 2-unit structures: $496,950
Here:

$496,950
State:

$160,712

Mobile homes: $22,711
Here:

$22,711
State:

$33,636

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,396
  • In family households: 6,106 (1,549 male householders, 527 female householders)
    1,600 spouses, 2,112 children (1,852 natural, 59 adopted, 201 stepchildren), 121 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 24 parents, 98 other relatives, 68 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,290 (456 male householders (407 living alone)), 729 female householders (690 living alone)), 105 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 312 (300 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 998 2-persons, 528 3-persons, 367 4-persons, 126 5-persons, 57 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,097 1-person, 65 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 6 4-persons.

1,104 married couples with children.
533 single-parent households (105 men, 428 women).

98.0% of residents of Corbin speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 34% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (48% speak English very well, 52% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 75 (1.0%)
(36.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Corbin, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 15
  • 3 rooms: 12
  • 4 rooms: 193
  • 5 rooms: 497
  • 6 rooms: 460
  • 7 rooms: 279
  • 8 rooms: 224
  • 9 or more rooms: 200
  • 1 room: 16
  • 2 rooms: 54
  • 3 rooms: 421
  • 4 rooms: 418
  • 5 rooms: 340
  • 6 rooms: 87
  • 7 rooms: 45
  • 8 rooms: 23
  • 9 or more rooms: 23
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Corbin, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 28
  • 2 bedrooms: 554
  • 3 bedrooms: 919
  • 4 bedrooms: 314
  • 5+ bedrooms: 65
  • no bedroom: 24
  • 1 bedroom: 476
  • 2 bedrooms: 643
  • 3 bedrooms: 230
  • 4 bedrooms: 24
  • 5+ bedrooms: 30
Cars and other vehicles available in Corbin, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 112
  • 1 vehicle: 611
  • 2 vehicles: 834
  • 3 vehicles: 264
  • 4 vehicles: 52
  • 5+ vehicles: 7
  • no vehicle: 375
  • 1 vehicle: 717
  • 2 vehicles: 280
  • 3 vehicles: 37
  • 4 vehicles: 12
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 64
  • 2000 to 2004: 185
  • 1990 to 1999: 428
  • 1980 to 1989: 550
  • 1970 to 1979: 789
  • 1960 to 1969: 520
  • 1950 to 1959: 608
  • 1940 to 1949: 337
  • 1939 or earlier: 462

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Corbin, KY house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Corbin, KY:

  • Less than $10,000: 46
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 24
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 47
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 41
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 37
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 44
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 59
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 120
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 123
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 93
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 150
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 184
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 156
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 321
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 170
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 104
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 72
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 84
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 59
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 37
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 17
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 12
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 12
  • $1,000,000 or more: 5
 


Corbin rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Corbin:

  • Less than $100: 47 people
  • $100 to $149: 24
  • $150 to $199: 228
  • $200 to $249: 35
  • $250 to $299: 74
  • $300 to $349: 162
  • $350 to $399: 90
  • $400 to $449: 59
  • $450 to $499: 52
  • $500 to $549: 105
  • $550 to $599: 38
  • $600 to $649: 275
  • $650 to $699: 123
  • $700 to $749: 82
  • $750 to $799: 16
  • $800 to $899: 22
  • $900 to $999: 29
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 23
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 6
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 71
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 21
  • 1990 to 1994: 12
  • 1985 to 1989: 14
  • 1980 to 1984: 21
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 7


Corbin, KY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 50.6%
Number of people working at home: 78 (2.8% of all workers)


Corbin commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 179
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 720
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 836
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 342
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 230
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 77
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 158
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 11
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 5
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 62
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 30
  • 90 or more minutes: 64
 


Corbin mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,344 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 281 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 14 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 34 (1%)
  • Other means: 21 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 78 (3%)
 


Corbin, KY household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 777
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 416
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 293
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 290
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 229
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 148
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 195
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 146
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 81
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 192
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 206
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 162
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 49
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 32
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 19
  • $200,000 or more: 26
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 2333
 English: 695
 Other groups: 547
 German: 450
 Irish: 437
 Scottish: 120
 Scotch-Irish: 97
 French (except Basque): 64
 European: 53
 British: 51
 Hungarian: 38
 Swedish: 35
 Dutch: 33
 Polish: 30
 Swiss: 27
 Italian: 25
 Norwegian: 24
 Welsh: 21
 Czechoslovakian: 15
 Russian: 13
 Scandinavian: 12
 Finnish: 8
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 3
 Jamaican: 3


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (36%)
  • Korea (27%)
  • Laos (20%)
  • Italy (9%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)


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

  • This state: 5875
  • Northeast: 126
  • Midwest: 771
  • South: 694
  • West: 151

53% of Corbin residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Kentucky.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 13
  • 5th and 6th grade: 52
  • 7th and 8th grade: 222
  • 9th grade: 120
  • 10th grade: 71
  • 11th grade: 93
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 38
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 678
  • Less than 1 year of college: 169
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 240
  • Associate degree: 52
  • Bachelor's degree: 262
  • Master's degree: 73
  • Professional school degree: 64
  • Doctorate degree: 29

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 27
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 24
  • 5th and 6th grade: 96
  • 7th and 8th grade: 302
  • 9th grade: 141
  • 10th grade: 77
  • 11th grade: 110
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 71
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 994
  • Less than 1 year of college: 176
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 348
  • Associate degree: 98
  • Bachelor's degree: 256
  • Master's degree: 175
  • Professional school degree: 42
  • Doctorate degree: 21

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.9%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $26,562
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $6,820
  • Asian householders: $57,572
  • Some other race householders: $57,846
  • Two or more races householders: $4,492
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $33,127
Corbin household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Corbin household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Corbin household income for Asian householders
Corbin household income for Some other race householders
Corbin household income for Two or more races householders
Corbin household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Corbin marital status for males
Corbin marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $91,768
  • Asian householders: $91,206
  • Two or more races householders: $26,379
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $119,270

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,379
  • One, attached: 36
  • Two: 266
  • 3 or 4: 209
  • 5 to 9: 219
  • 10 to 19: 88
  • 20 to 49: 191
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 290

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Corbin:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Corbin
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (85.1%)
  • Electricity (11.9%)
  • Wood (1.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (64.1%)
  • Electricity (33.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 34
Here:

4.3%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 25
Here:

4.8%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 10
Here:

5.8%
Kentucky:

18.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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