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Adair, Taylor, Russell show growth in latest estimates

Adair, Taylor, and Russell counties have all seen population growth since the 2010 census, according to recent estimates from the QuickFacts section of, while Casey, Cumberland, Green and Metcalfe Counties have seen slight population declines.


The order of growth for counties increasing in population, from highest is 1) Taylor County up 3.9%. , 2) Adair County, up 3.3 %. 3) Russell County. up 0.9%.

The order of population loss, for counties decreasing in population, from lowest to greatest loss, is: 4) Metcalfe County, -0.8 %. 4) Casey County, -0.9%. 6) Cumberland Co, - 1.7%, and 7) Green County, - 1.8%.

This story was posted on 2017-06-29 14:21:32
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