Lexington Fayette Ky Population 2017

Lexington Fayette Ky's estimated population is 295,803 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Change
2015314,4886.30%
2010295,80313.50%
2000260,51215.60%
1990225,36610.40%
1980204,16588.80%
1970108,13772.20%
196062,81013.10%
195055,53412.60%
194049,3047.80%
193045,73610.10%
192041,53418.30%
191035,09933.10%
190026,36922.30%
189021,56729.50%
188016,65612.50%
187014,80158.80%
18609,32114.20%
18508,15916.60%
18406,99716.10%
18306,02614.20%
18205,27922.00%
18104,326140.30%
18001,800125.00%
17908000.00%

Lexington Fayette Ky Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White231,48276.03%
Black or African American43,91814.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native9610.32%
Asian10,6623.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1280.04%
Some Other Race8,8112.89%
Two or More Races8,5112.80%

Population Pyramid

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Lexington Fayette Ky Housing Indicators

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

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