Hazard SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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Hazard, Kentucky Info Snack

Hazard is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Perry County, Kentucky, United States. The population was estimated to be 5,346 in 2014.
Population
5,383
Unemployment
14.1%
Poverty
26.9%
Median Home
$120,100
Median Income
$35,489
Median Rent
$515

Rankings for Hazard in Kentucky

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Map Of Hazard, KY

Population over time in Hazard

Year Population % Change
2016 5,383 -0.6%
2015 5,415 -0.7%
2014 5,453 3.3%
2013 5,279 3.2%
2012 5,117 13.7%
2011 4,502 -0.7%
2010 4,534 -

Crime in Hazard Per 100k

Crime Hazard KY USA
Violent Crime 113.0 232.3 386.3
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 37.7 75.9 102.8
Aggravated Assault 18.8 113.5 248.5
Property Crime 5122.4 2189.7 2450.7
Burglary 452.0 469.6 468.9
Larceny 4519.8 1497.4 1745.0
Car Theft 150.7 222.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hazard

White
94.2% (5,070)
African American
1.6% (84)
American Indian
0.4% (20)
Asian
3.3% (180)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (29)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Hazard KY USA
White 94.2% 85.4% 60.6%
African American 1.6% 7.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 0.0% 3.3% 17.3%

Household Income For Hazard, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
17.6% (947)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (392)
$15,000 to $24,999
20.0% (1,076)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (253)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (759)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (931)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.8% (312)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (328)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (69)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (312)
Income Hazard KY USA
Less than $10,000 17.6% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 20.0% 12.4% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 14.4% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.8% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.8% 11.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 10.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 3.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Hazard

Female
51.0% (2,748)
Male
49.0% (2,634)
Gender Hazard KY USA
Female 51.0% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hazard for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.9% (585)
9-12th Grade
8.4% (452)
High School / GED
26.1% (1,402)
Some College
15.8% (852)
Associate's Degree
11.1% (597)
Bachelor's Degree
10.9% (588)
Master's Degree
9.2% (495)
Professional Degree
4.4% (235)
Doctorate Degree
3.2% (173)
Education Hazard KY USA
< 9th Grade 10.9% 6.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.4% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 26.1% 33.3% 27.5%
Some College 15.8% 20.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.1% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 10.9% 13.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.2% 6.7% 8.2%
Professional Degree 4.4% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.2% 0.9% 1.3%

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