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Where is Mercer County, Kentucky?

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

With a total 656.07 sq. km of land and water area, Mercer County, Kentucky is the 2942nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 21,319 people, Mercer County has a total 9986 households earning 45396 on average per year.

Mercer County, Kentucky - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 21167
Area Codes 859
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Harrodsburg (population: 19,279), Salvisa (population: 2,121), Burgin (population: 524)
Land Area 8,231 sq miles
Water Area 249 sq miles
Household Income $45,396
Housing Units 9,986
Median Home Value $128,400
High School Grads 84% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 19% of population
Retail Spending $7,219 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $20,665 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.