Kentucky Wolfe County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Wolfe 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 Wolfe County.

Street Address: 176 Kentucky Highway 15 North, Campton, KY 41301
Phone Number: (606) 668-6571 Wolfe 49,473 33,020

Street Address: 176 Kentucky Highway 15 North, Campton, KY 41301
Phone Number: (606) 668-6571 Wolfe N/A N/A

Overview of Wolfe County, Kentucky

Wolfe County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 7,065. Its county seat is Campton.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 577 km² (223 mi²). 577 km² (223 mi²) of it is land and 0 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.04% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 7,065 people, 2,816 households, and 1,976 families residing in the county. The population density is 12/km² (32/mi²). There are 3,264 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (15/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 99.24% White, 0.24% Black or African American, 0.08% Native American, 0.03% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.06% from other races, and 0.33% from two or more races. 0.51% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,816 households out of which 33.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.30% are married couples living together, 12.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.80% are non-families. 27.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.45 and the average family size is 2.96.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.90% under the age of 18, 9.40% from 18 to 24, 28.50% from 25 to 44, 23.50% from 45 to 64, and 12.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 98.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $19,310, and the median income for a family is $23,333. Males have a median income of $23,859 versus $18,952 for females. The per capita income for the county is $10,321. 35.90% of the population and 29.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 50.20% of those under the age of 18 and 26.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Campton

Map of Wolfe County Kentucky