Jackson County, Kentucky

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{school, student, university}

Jackson County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. It was formed in 1858. As of 2000, the population was 13,495. Its county seat is McKee[1]. The county is named for Andrew Jackson; it's a prohibition or dry county.



According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 347 square miles (899 km2), of which 346 square miles (896 km2) is land and 1 square mile (2.6 km2) is water.

Adjacent counties

National protected area


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 13,495 people, 5,307 households, and 3,953 families residing in the county. The population density was 39 per square mile (15 /km2). There were 6,065 housing units at an average density of 18 per square mile (6.9 /km2). The racial makeup of the county was 99.17% White, 0.05% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.01% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.04% from other races, and 0.52% from two or more races. 0.53% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Full article ▸

related documents
Clarke County, Iowa
Gentry County, Missouri
Miller County, Missouri
Leslie County, Kentucky
Stonewall County, Texas
Young County, Texas
Martin County, Kentucky
Trimble County, Kentucky
Coal County, Oklahoma
Garfield County, Colorado
Carbon County, Utah
Henry County, Alabama
Taos County, New Mexico
Campbell County, South Dakota
Phillips County, Colorado
Putnam County, Missouri
Franklin County, Washington
Grant County, Washington
Howard County, Iowa
Lincoln County, Minnesota
Somervell County, Texas
Harper County, Oklahoma
Greene County, Alabama
Coryell County, Texas
Mitchell County, Texas
Crenshaw County, Alabama
Schuyler County, Missouri
Metcalfe County, Kentucky
Bath County, Kentucky
Bon Homme County, South Dakota