Lexington Fayette Ky Population 2016

Year Population Change
2015 314,488 6.30%
2010 295,803 13.50%
2000 260,512 15.60%
1990 225,366 10.40%
1980 204,165 88.80%
1970 108,137 72.20%
1960 62,810 13.10%
1950 55,534 12.60%
1940 49,304 7.80%
1930 45,736 10.10%
1920 41,534 18.30%
1910 35,099 33.10%
1900 26,369 22.30%
1890 21,567 29.50%
1880 16,656 12.50%
1870 14,801 58.80%
1860 9,321 14.20%
1850 8,159 16.60%
1840 6,997 16.10%
1830 6,026 14.20%
1820 5,279 22.00%
1810 4,326 140.30%
1800 1,800 125.00%
1790 800 0.00%

Lexington Fayette Ky Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 231,482 76.03%
Black or African American 43,918 14.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native 961 0.32%
Asian 10,662 3.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 128 0.04%
Some Other Race 8,811 2.89%
Two or More Races 8,511 2.80%

Population Pyramid