Hazard, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Hazard, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
5,046
Unemployment
10.1%
Poverty
22.0%
Median Home
$122,300
Median Income
$50,078
Median Rent
$655

Hazard SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Hazard, KY Crime Report

158
Total Crimes
3,199.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Hazard
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 158 3,199.7 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 14 283.5 217.1 366.7
Murder 1 20.3 4.9 5.0
Robbery 1 20.3 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 182.3 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 144 2,916.2 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 20 405.0 345.7 340.5
Larceny 110 2,227.6 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 283.5 228.2 219.9

Hazard, KY Cost Of Living

85
Hazard's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hazard Kentucky National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 96 100 100
Groceries 97 91 100
Health 91 90 100
Housing 62 70 100
Transportation 79 99 100
Utilities 103 98 100

Hazard, KY Photos

Hazard Kentucky Bridge
Source: Public Domain
Mother Goose Building
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Hazard in Kentucky

Map Of Hazard, KY

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Population over time in Hazard

Year Population % Change
2019 5,046 -2.4%
2018 5,170 -1.5%
2017 5,250 -2.5%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hazard

White
90.0% (4,543)
African American
2.7% (134)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.4% (224)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (69)
Hispanic
1.5% (76)
Race Hazard KY USA
White 90.0% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 2.7% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.4% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.5% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Hazard

Female
49.5% (2,497)
Male
50.5% (2,549)
Gender Hazard KY USA
Female 49.5% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hazard for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (605)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (403)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,160)
Some College
16.0% (807)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (605)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (605)
Master's Degree
11.0% (555)
Professional Degree
2.0% (100)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (201)
Education Hazard KY USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hazard, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
13.0% (65,690)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (25,546)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (63,500)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (65,203)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.3% (31,872)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (91,966)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (38,197)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.9% (80,288)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (22,140)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (20,193)
Income Hazard KY USA
Less than $10,000 13.0% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.3% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.9% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 3.9% 7.7%

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