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Breathitt County, KY

Breathitt County is in the Eastern Coal Field region.The county was named for Gov. John Breathitt

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Breathitt County is one of 120 counties in Kentucky. The estimated population in 2004 was 15,937. This was a decrease of  -1.01% from the 2000 census.
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Median household income
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$19,155
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Breathitt County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Breathitt County was $17,559. This was an increase of 27.9% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 57% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Jackson

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Breathitt County residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Breathitt County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Breathitt County include Anderson Cemetery, Bach Cemetery, Benton Mann Cemetery, Betts Mann Cemetery, Bowlin Cove Cemetery, Bradey Cemetery, Brewer Cemetery, Bud Bowling Cemetery, Butterpoint Cemetery, Calhoun Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Breathitt County include Altro, Beech, Clayhole, Elkatawa, Jackson, Quicksand, Vancleve, Wolverine ... View communities

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Colleges in Breathitt County include Kentucky Mountain Bible College ... View colleges

School districts in Breathitt County include Breathitt County, Jackson Independent ... View school districts

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Libraries in Breathitt County include Breathitt County Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Breathitt County include KY Mountain News ... View newspapers

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Breathitt County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Breathitt County political report.

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