Nelson County Kentucky

Nelson County Kentucky Boundary Map

Nelson County Kentucky Profile

NameNelson County
StateKentucky
FIPS Code21179
TimezoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
Population (2020)46,738
Population Growth Rate(2000-2020)7.6%
Majority EthnicityWhite 92.14%
Public School Majority EthnicityWhite 83%
Partisan Voting IndexRepublican:+16
Unemployment Rate3.2%

Nelson County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White92.14%
African American5.01%
Hispanic2.12%
Asian0.61%
Native American0.11%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0%

Nelson County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White83.37%
African American6.33%
Hispanic4.49%
Asian0.89%
Native American0.11%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.01%