Kentucky Harlan County Public Schools

Search for public K-12 schools in Harlan County? Congratulations! You have come to the right website where we provide a comprehensive list of all public schools including pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, elementary and high schools. Just scroll down to see these public schools in Harlan County, Kentucky.

Harlan County, Kentucky

Harlan county was formed in 1819. It is located in the Eastern Coal Field region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 1070 to 4145 feet above sea level, the highest in the state. In 2000 the county population was 33,202 in a land area of 467.20 square miles, an average of 71.1 people per square mile. The county seat is Harlan. The highest point is on Black Mountain.

Harlan County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 467.2 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 66.3 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population declined by 11.2%. On the 2000 census form, 99.0% of the population reported only one race, with 2.6% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 0.7% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.47 persons compared to an average family size of 3.00 persons.

In 2008 mining was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $69,350. Per capita income grew by 21.7% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 30,956 Covered Employment 8,169
Growth (%) since 1990 -15.4% Average wage per job $36,161
Households (2000) 13,291 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 2.0%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 10,722 Average wage per job $25,362
Unemployment Rate (2009) 11.1 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 3.0%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $23,220 Average wage per job $36,151
Median Household Income (2008) $23,648 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County D
Poverty Rate (2008) 33.9 Average wage per job D
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 58.7 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 2.1%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 8.9 Average wage per job $33,457

1. BLACK MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1555 Hwy 215, Kenvir, KY 40847
Phone: (606) 837-2214
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 427
Grades: PK-8

2. CAWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 51 Nola St, Cawood, KY 40815
Phone: (606) 573-2502
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 344
Grades: PK-8

3. CUMBERLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 322 Golf Course Rd, Cumberland, KY 40823
Phone: (606) 589-2511
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 639
Grades: PK-8

4. CUMBERLAND TECH – HARLAN CAMPUS
Address: 164 Ballpark Road, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-1506
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

5. EVARTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 132 Keister St, Evarts, KY 40828
Phone: (606) 837-2386
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 416
Grades: PK-8

6. GREEN HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 123 W Hwy 221, Bledsoe, KY 40810
Phone: (606) 558-3533
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 210
Grades: PK-8

7. HARLAN County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 4000 N Us Hwy 119, Baxter, KY 40806
Phone: (606) 574-2020
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 1,217
Grades: 9-12

8. HARLAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 420 E Central St, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-8715
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 337
Grades: KG-4

9. HARLAN HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 420 E Central St, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-8750
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 504 5-12

10. JAMES A. CAWOOD ELEMENTARY
Address: 279 Ball Park Rd, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-1950
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 338
Grades: PK-8

11. KENTUCKY TECH – HARLAN REGIONAL TECH CTR
Address: 164 Ball Park Road, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-1506
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 9-12

12. ROSSPOINT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 132 Hwy 522, Baxter, KY 40806
Phone: (606) 573-4600
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 372
Grades: KG-8

13. SUNSHINE SCHOOL
Address: 171 Marsh St, Harlan, KY 40831
Phone: (606) 573-8714
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 1 PK

14. WALLINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 993 Hwy 219, Wallins, KY 40873
Phone: (606) 664-3444
County: Harlan County
Enrollment: 415
Grades: PK-8