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Population Demographics for Fayette County, Kentucky in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population295,803100
Black or African American42,97214
Hispanic or Latino20,4746
Some Other Race10,9493
Two or More Races7,4342
American Indian755Below 1%
Three or more races536Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander141Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population145,591150,212295,803
Black or African American20,79122,18142,972
Hispanic or Latino11,6848,79020,474
Some Other Race6,4114,53810,949
Two or More Races3,6363,7987,434
American Indian416339755
Three or more races215321536
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander7665141

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Fayette County

Total Population:295,803
Male Population:145,591
Female Population:150,212

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Fayette County

Both sexes34

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Fayette County

Total Population:282,999
Male Population:137,999
Under 5 years:9,782
5 to 9 years:9,050
10 to 14 years:8,283
15 to 17 years:4,804
18 and 19 years:3,423
20 years:2,478
21 years:2,879
22 to 24 years:8,483
25 to 29 years:12,863
30 to 34 years:11,144
35 to 39 years:10,062
40 to 44 years:9,061
45 to 49 years:9,527
50 to 54 years:9,028
55 to 59 years:8,249
60 and 61 years:2,825
62 to 64 years:3,662
65 and 66 years:1,886
67 to 69 years:2,470
70 to 74 years:3,101
75 to 79 years:2,200
80 to 84 years:1,499
85 years and over:1,240
Female Population:145,000
Under 5 years:9,337
5 to 9 years:8,685
10 to 14 years:7,892
15 to 17 years:4,666
18 and 19 years:3,386
20 years:2,592
21 years:2,913
22 to 24 years:8,646
25 to 29 years:12,751
30 to 34 years:10,829
35 to 39 years:9,656
40 to 44 years:9,129
45 to 49 years:10,171
50 to 54 years:10,141
55 to 59 years:9,050
60 and 61 years:3,304
62 to 64 years:4,250
65 and 66 years:2,170
67 to 69 years:3,094
70 to 74 years:3,957
75 to 79 years:3,153
80 to 84 years:2,670
85 years and over:2,558

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Fayette County

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Fayette County

Family led homes:69,661
Husband-wife family:49,368
Other family:20,293
Population of male led with no wife present:5,169
Population female led with no husband present:15,124
Population of Nonfamily homes:53,382
Population living alone:40,180
Population not living alone:13,202

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Fayette County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:34,896
Population of family homes:34,522
Husband-wife family:21,600
Under 6 years only:6,227
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,547
6 to 17 years only:10,826
Other family:12,922
Male householder, no wife present:2,818
Under 6 years only:873
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:455
6 to 17 years only:1,490
Female led with no husband present:10,104
Under 6 years only:2,777
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,959
6 to 17 years only:5,368
Nonfamily households:374
Male led households:262
Under 6 years only:62
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:25
6 to 17 years only:175
Female led householder:112
Under 6 years only:35
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:71
Households with no people under 18 years:88,147
Family households:35,139
Husband-wife family:27,768
Other family:7,371
Male led with no wife present:2,351
Female led with no husband present:5,020
Nonfamily households:53,008
Male led householder:24,861
Female led householder:28,147

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Fayette County, by type

Total Home Population:123,043
Population of Family homes:69,661
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,085
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:14,146
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:15,174
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:14,950
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:6,429
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,293
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:6,332
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,285
Population of 85 year olds and over:967
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:53,382
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:8,733
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:11,501
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:6,490
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:8,368
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,346
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,656
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,712
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,579
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,997

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Fayette County containing people over 60

Total Population:123,043
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:32,538
1-person household:13,100
2-or-more-person household:19,438
Family households:18,323
Nonfamily households:1,115
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:90,505
1-person household:27,080
2-or-more-person household:63,425
Family homes:51,338
Nonfamily homes:12,087

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Fayette County with multiple generations.

Total Population:123,043
Home has three or more generations:3,163
Home does not have three or more generations:119,880

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Fayette County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:62,441
Unmarried partner of home lead present:4,981
In family homes:4,700
Population of male led and male partner homes:106
Population of male led and female partner households:1,766
Population of female led and female partner households:240
Population of female led and male partner households:2,588
In nonfamily homes:281
Population of male led and male partner homes:7
Population of male led and female partner homes:220
Population of female led and female partner homes:13
Population of female led and male partner homes:41
No unmarried partner of home lead present:57,460
In family homes:57,222
Population of husband-wife family homes:39,707
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,699
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:14,816
In nonfamily homes:238

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Fayette County

Total Population:205,041
Population Under 18 years:61,400
Population 18 years and over:143,641

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Fayette County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:68,818
Family home:47,214
Nonfamily homess:21,604
Male led home:8,756
Living alone:6,685
Not living alone:2,071
Female led home:12,848
Living alone:11,135
Not living alone:1,713
Population of Renter occupied homes:54,225
Family run homes:22,447
Husband-wife family:10,652
Other family:11,795
Male led with no wife present:2,936
Female led with no husband present:8,859
Nonfamily Homes:31,778
Male led homes:16,367
Male living alone:11,191
Male not living alone:5,176
Female led homes:15,411
Females living alone:11,169
Females not living alone:4,242

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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