Basic information about the Nelson County
The Nelson County is located in the state of Kentucky. This county occupies 425 square miles, with 7 square miles being water areas. There are 43.437 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Nelson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (91.93%), followed by Black or African American (5.03%) and Two or More races (1.62%). There are 16.826 households in the county, while 70,63% of them are family households and 29,37% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Nelson County. The most populated city is Bardstown city and the smallest town or village is Fairfield city.