Manchester, Kentucky

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Manchester is a city in Clay County, Kentucky, United States. The city's population was 1,738 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Clay County.[1] It is also home to Federal Correctional Institution, Manchester.



Manchester is located at 37°9′10″N 83°45′48″W / 37.15278°N 83.76333°W / 37.15278; -83.76333 (37.152818, -83.763403)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 1,738 people, 778 households, and 455 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,148.4 people per square mile (444.4/km²). There were 844 housing units at an average density of 557.7/sq mi (215.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 92.29% White, 6.27% African American, 0.06% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.06% from other races, and 1.04% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.58% of the population.

There were 778 households out of which 27.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.0% were married couples living together, 17.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.4% were non-families. 39.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.89.

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