Lexington Fayette Ky Population 2017

Lexington Fayette Ky's estimated population is 314,488 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2015314,48818,6856.32%
2010295,80335,29113.55%
2000260,51235,14615.60%
1990225,36621,20110.38%
1980204,16596,02888.80%
1970108,13745,32772.17%
196062,8107,27613.10%
195055,5346,23012.64%
194049,3043,5687.80%
193045,7364,20210.12%
192041,5346,43518.33%
191035,0998,73033.11%
190026,3694,80222.27%
189021,5674,91129.48%
188016,6561,85512.53%
187014,8015,48058.79%
18609,3211,16214.24%
18508,1591,16216.61%
18406,99797116.11%
18306,02674714.15%
18205,27995322.03%
18104,3262,526140.33%
18001,8001,000125.00%
17908000.00%

Lexington Fayette Ky Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Two or More Races8,5112.71%
Some Other Race8,8112.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1280.04%
Asian10,6623.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native9610.31%
Black or African American43,91813.96%
White231,48273.61%

Population Pyramid

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Lexington Fayette Ky Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
19,217
Houses With Mortgage
48,977
Vacancy Rate
8.8
Median Rent
778
Median Home Value
168,100
Renter-Occupied Units
57,558
Owner-Occupied Units
68,194
Total Housing Units
137,885

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Lexington Fayette Ky for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.6% and the labor force participation rate is 67.7%.

Lexington Fayette Ky Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.2
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
15568
Male Householder (no wife) Families
5530
Married Couple Families
51368
Average Family Size
2.96
Average Household Size
2.35