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Where is Breathitt County, Kentucky?

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Breathitt County is a county equivalent area found in Kentucky, USA. The county government of Breathitt is found in the county seat of Jackson.

With a total 1,282.74 sq. km of land and water area, Breathitt County, Kentucky is the 2201st largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 13,409 people, Breathitt County has a total 6159 households earning 24045 on average per year.

Breathitt County, Kentucky - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 21025
Area Codes 606
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Jackson (population: 10,764), Lost Creek (population: 1,197), Vancleve (population: 461), Clayhole (population: 186), Whick (population: 51), Bays (population: 49), Rousseau (population: 19)
Land Area 5,177 sq miles
Water Area 492 sq miles
Household Income $24,045
Housing Units 6,159
Median Home Value $47,400
High School Grads 64% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 10% of population
Retail Spending $6,652 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $8,742 per capita
Universities and Colleges Kentucky Mountain Bible College

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.