Basic information about the Letcher County
The Letcher County is located in the state of Kentucky. This county occupies 340 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 24.519 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Letcher County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (98.76%), followed by Two or More races (0.46%) and Black or African American (0.35%). There are 10.014 households in the county, while 69,54% of them are family households and 30,46% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Letcher County. The most populated city is Jenkins city and the smallest town or village is Millstone CDP.