Kentucky Nicholas County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Nicholas County, Kentucky. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Kentucky Nicholas County.

Street Address: 223 North Broadway Street, Carlisle, KY 40311
Phone Number: (859) 289-5595 Nicholas 51,869 18,313

Street Address: 223 North Broadway Street, Carlisle, KY 40311
Phone Number: (859) 289-5595 Nicholas N/A N/A

Overview of Nicholas County, Kentucky

Nicholas County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 6,813. Its county seat is Carlisle.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 510 km² (197 mi²). 509 km² (197 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.12% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 6,813 people, 2,710 households, and 1,951 families residing in the county. The population density is 13/km² (35/mi²). There are 3,051 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (16/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.31% White, 0.84% Black or African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.12% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.23% from other races, and 0.25% from two or more races. 0.54% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,710 households out of which 31.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.50% are married couples living together, 10.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.00% are non-families. 24.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 2.92.

In the county the population is spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 28.20% from 25 to 44, 24.50% from 45 to 64, and 15.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 93.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.30 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $29,886, and the median income for a family is $35,491. Males have a median income of $26,960 versus $21,102 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,880. 13.20% of the population and 9.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.20% of those under the age of 18 and 16.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Nicholas County, Kentucky has the following cities and towns:

  • Carlisle

Map of Nicholas County Kentucky