Madisonville, KY

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2022 Population
19,433
0.512% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mitch McConnell
Republican Party
US Senator
Rand Paul
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37.3
1.91% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
21%
7.03% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$54,234
15.8% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$143,800
10.1% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
7,662
0.013% 1-year decline

About

In 2022, Madisonville, KY had a population of 19.4k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $54,234. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Madisonville, KY declined from 19,533 to 19,433, a −0.512% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,816 to $54,234, a 15.8% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Madisonville, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.48%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.36%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (1.25%).

None of the households in Madisonville, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.9% of the residents in Madisonville, KY are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Madisonville, KY are Madisonville Community College (1,547 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Madisonville, KY was $143,800, and the homeownership rate was 60.8%.

Most people in Madisonville, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Madisonville, KY was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Madisonville, KY is home to a population of 19.4k people, from which 97.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 2.92% of Madisonville, KY residents were born outside of the country (568 people).

In 2022, there were 6.48 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15.1k people) in Madisonville, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.33k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.06k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.9%
2022 Citizenship
98.6%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.9% of Madisonville, KY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Madisonville, KY was 98.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Madisonville, KY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    15.1k ± 311
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.33k ± 338
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    1.06k ± 300
3.49%
Hispanic Population
678 people

In 2022, there were 6.48 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15.1k people) in Madisonville, KY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.33k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.06k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.49% of the people in Madisonville, KY are hispanic (678 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Madisonville, KY as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    28,651 ± 4,142 people
  2. Cuba
    14,970 ± 2,999 people
  3. India
    12,312 ± 2,720 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Kentucky was Mexico, the natal country of 28,651 Kentucky residents, followed by Cuba with 14,970 and India with 12,312.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.92%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
568 people
2.42%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
472 people

As of 2022, 2.92% of Madisonville, KY residents (568 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Madisonville, KY was 2.42%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    244 ± 120
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    227 ± 116
  3. Korea
    54 ± 44

Madisonville, KY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.07 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Madisonville, KY employs 7.66k people. The largest industries in Madisonville, KY are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,516 people), Manufacturing (981 people), and Educational Services (981 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($82,969), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($71,944), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($71,759).

Males in Kentucky have an average income that is 1.32 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,220. The income inequality in Kentucky (measured using the Gini index) is 0.452, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

7.66k
2022 Value
± 708
−0.013%
1 Year decline
± 12.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Madisonville, KY declined at a rate of −0.013%, from 7.66k employees to 7.66k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Madisonville, KY, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (935 people), Management Occupations (856 people), and Production Occupations (747 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Madisonville, KY.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

7.66k
2022 Value
± 708
−0.013%
1 Year decline
± 12.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Madisonville, KY declined at a rate of −0.013%, from 7.66k employees to 7.66k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Madisonville, KY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,516 people), Manufacturing (981 people), and Educational Services (981 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Madisonville, KY, though some of these residents may live in Madisonville, KY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$49,116
Median earning men ± $5,142
$35,492
Median earning women ± $2,865

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($85,250), Information ($82,969), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($71,759).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($47,266), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($40,462), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($40,246).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.51%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.98M people employed in Kentucky. This represents a 2.51% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14.4%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Kentucky.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Kentucky went to Donald J. Trump with 62.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (36.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.23%).

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing the state of Kentucky. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky2
Assumed office on January 3, 1985
Rand Paul
Senator from Kentucky3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul are the senators currently representing Kentucky.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Kentucky over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kentucky

Kentucky is currently represented by 6 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kentucky have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Madisonville, KY awarded 1,547 degrees. The student population of Madisonville, KY in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 1,568 male students and 1,925 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Madisonville, KY are White (1,321 and 85.4%), followed by Black or African American (89 and 5.75%), Two or More Races (80 and 5.17%), and Hispanic or Latino (42 and 2.71%).

The largest universities in Madisonville, KY by number of degrees awarded are Madisonville Community College (1,547 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Madisonville, KY are General Computer & Information Sciences (198 and 12.8%), Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (178 and 11.5%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (173 and 11.2%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 3,493 students enrolled in Madisonville, KY, 44.9% men and 55.1% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 2,946 records, of which 54.9% were women and 45.1% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 28 degrees awarded
  2. 173 degrees awarded
  3. 55 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Madisonville, KY was General Business Administration & Management with 28 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Madisonville, KY according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,547 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Madisonville Community College with 1,547 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 686 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Madisonville, KY, which is 0.797 times less than the 861 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,321 degrees mean that there were 14.8 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 89 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($4,368) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($192) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,078) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.821% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.756% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.17M), Some college (766k), and Secondary Education (551k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Madisonville, KY was $143,800 in 2022, which is 0.51 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $130,600 to $143,800, a 10.1% increase. The homeownership rate in Madisonville, KY is 60.8%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Madisonville, KY have an average commute time of 19.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Madisonville, KY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Madisonville, KY is $54,234. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Madisonville, KY was Census Tract 9705 with a value of $67,232, followed by Census Tract 9707 and Census Tract 9704, with respective values of $64,701 and $48,189.

Property

$143,800
Median Property Value 2022
±$11,785
$4,870
Median Property Taxes
±$495

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Rent vs Own

60.8%
Homeownership
2022
63.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 60.8% of the housing units in Madisonville, KY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 56.9%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9705
  2. Census Tract 9707
  3. Census Tract 9704

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Madisonville, KY was Census Tract 9705 with a value of $67,232, followed by Census Tract 9707 and Census Tract 9704, with respective values of $64,701 and $48,189.

The following map shows all of the places in Madisonville, KY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$54,234
Median Household Income
± $4,540
8.01k
Number of Households
± 698

In 2022, the median household income of the 8.01k households in Madisonville, KY grew to $54,234 from the previous year's value of $46,816.

The following chart displays the households in Madisonville, KY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Madisonville, KY is from Kentucky.
0.452
2022 Wage GINI in Kentucky
0.453
2021 Wage GINI in Kentucky

In 2022, the income inequality in Kentucky was 0.452 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.286% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Kentucky was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kentucky in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (89.5%)
  2. Carpooled (4.77%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.31%)

In 2022, 89.5% of workers in Madisonville, KY drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (4.77%) and those who worked at home (4.31%).

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Commute Time

19.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Madisonville, KY have a shorter commute time (19.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.77% of the workforce in Madisonville, KY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Madisonville, KY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Madisonville, KY have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

21% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Madisonville, KY (3.91k out of 18.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 25 - 34, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Madisonville, KY is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.9% of the population of Madisonville, KY has health coverage, with 44.2% on employee plans, 27.1% on Medicaid, 13.5% on Medicare, 10.4% on non-group plans, and 0.748% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Hopkins County, KY see 971 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.25% increase from the previous year (959 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2030 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 930 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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971 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Hopkins County, KY

Primary care physicians in Hopkins County, KY see an average of 971 patients per year. This represents a 1.25% increase from the previous year (959 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Hopkins County, KY in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 26.7% under 18 years, 20.8% between 18 and 34 years, 35% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.5% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.3% were men and 52.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.09%
Uninsured
44.2%
Employer Coverage
27.1%
Medicaid
13.5%
Medicare
10.4%
Non-Group
0.748%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Madisonville, KY declined by 27.4% from 5.63% to 4.09%.

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