Census Tract 9, Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Census Tract 9 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.

This 0.8 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 6,000and is one of 7 Opportunity Zones in Fayette County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Kentucky.

Census Tract 9 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$18K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $18,000, which is 65% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Kentucky of $52,000.

Poverty Rate

70%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 70%, which is 54% higherthan the rate for the state of Kentucky of 16%.

Median Home Value

$189K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $190,000, which is 27% higherthan the median home value for the state of Kentucky of $150,000.

Education

88%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 88%, which is 1% higherthan the rate for the state of Kentucky of 87%.

Median Age

22

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 22, which is 44% lowerthan the median age for the state of Kentucky of 39.

Kentucky OZ Funds

There are 5QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Kentuckyas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Kentucky; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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