Wallins Creek, KY Demographics


Population: 257. Estimated population in July 2019: 239 (-7.0% change)
Males: 125 (48.6%), Females: 132 (51.4%)

Harlan County

Zip code: 40873

Median resident age: 42.3 years
Median household income: $11,083
Median house value: $40,300

Races in Wallins Creek:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)

Ancestries: United States (52.5%), German (5.4%), English (3.9%), Dutch (2.7%), Irish (2.7%), Norwegian (1.2%).

Elevation: 1120 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Map of Wallins Creek, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wallins Creek

  • High school or higher: 40.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 25.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wallins Creek city

  • Never married: 14.4%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 16.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change: -4 (-1.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wallins Creek:

  • HARLAN ARH HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; HARLAN, KY)
  • PINEVILLE COMMUNITY HOSP (about 22 miles; PINEVILLE, KY)
  • MARY BRECKINRIDGE HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; HYDEN, KY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wallins Creek:

  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 75 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; ID: TRI)
  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 81 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; ID: TYS)
  • ASHEVILLE REGIONAL (about 114 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; ID: AVL)

Other public-use airports nearest to Wallins Creek:

  • TUCKER-GUTHRIE MEMORIAL (about 5 miles; HARLAN, KY; ID: I35)
  • LEE COUNTY (about 19 miles; JONESVILLE, VA; ID: 0VG)
  • MIDDLESBORO-BELL COUNTY (about 28 miles; MIDDLESBORO, KY; ID: 1A6)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wallins Creek:

  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 46 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,893)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 50 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 69 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 23,333)
  • PELLISSIPPI STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 69 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 5,196)
  • NORTHEAST STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 75 miles; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 2,729)
  • EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 81 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN; FT enrollment: 9,498)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 88 miles; RICHMOND, KY; FT enrollment: 11,214)