Floyd County, Kentucky Population 2018

Floyd County, Kentucky's estimated population is 36,271 with a growth rate of -4.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Floyd County, Kentucky is the 28th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201736,271-1,873-4.91%
201638,1441,1753.18%
201636,969-560-1.49%
201537,529-465-1.22%
201437,994-477-1.24%
201338,471-667-1.70%
201239,138-614-1.54%
201139,752-179-0.45%
201039,931-3,655-8.39%
199043,586-5,178-10.62%
198048,76412,87535.87%
197035,889-5,753-13.82%
196041,642-11,858-22.16%
195053,5005140.97%
194052,98611,04426.33%
193041,94214,51552.92%
192027,4278,80447.27%
191018,6233,07119.75%
190015,5524,29638.17%
189011,2561,08010.61%
188010,1762,29929.19%
18707,8771,48923.31%
18606,38867411.80%
18505,714-588-9.33%
18406,3021,95544.97%
18304,347-3,860-47.03%
18208,2074,722135.49%
18103,4853,007629.08%
18004780.00%

Floyd County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,313
Two or More Races357
Black or African American279
Asian114
Some Other Race42
American Indian and Alaska Native39

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Floyd County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Floyd County, Kentucky Median Age

41


Total

39.2


Male

42.6


Female

Floyd County, Kentucky Adults

There are 29,752 adults, (6,027 of which are seniors) in Floyd County, Kentucky.

Floyd County, Kentucky Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Floyd County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

19,449

50.99%

Male

18,695

49.01%

Floyd County, Kentucky Households and Families

Floyd County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Floyd County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
Male75.1%24.9%
All70%30%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Female52.6%47.4%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Floyd County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2332.4570
Married7,4573.0483.3
Non Family4,7611.1256.2
Female2,1733.1252.6
Male8422.9575.1

3

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Floyd County, Kentucky Households

Floyd County, Kentucky Education

Floyd County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,04711.48%
9th to 12th Grade3,38312.74%
High School Graduate9,61536.22%
Some College5,62621.19%
Associates Degree1,7506.59%
Bachelors Degree1,5285.76%
Graduate Degree1,5956.01%

Floyd County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,12219,7233,029
Multiple Races151133
Black10693
Hispanic776717
Asian616161
Native American393916

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Floyd County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,189$34,903$22,673
Less Than High School$19,219$24,653$
High School Grad$25,213$36,783$17,702
Some College$25,656$31,509$21,363
Bachelors Degree$43,299$39,286$43,438
Graduate Degree$47,654$58,309$44,505

$28,189

Average Earnings

$34,903

Average Male

$22,673

Average Female

Floyd County, Kentucky Language

Floyd County, Kentucky Language by Age

Floyd County, Kentucky Language

99.14% of Floyd County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.

Floyd County, Kentucky Poverty

Floyd County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,62811,15330.45%
Multiple34916547.28%
Black22416272.32%
Hispanic2665119.17%
Native391641.03%
Other42921.43%

30.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.56%

Male Poverty Rate

30.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Floyd County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Floyd County, Kentucky is Black, with 72.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Floyd County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 19.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.81%.

Floyd County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.60%
High School23.96%
Some College21.92%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%

Floyd County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.65%
Male Unemployed29.12%
Male Employed13.69%
Female Employed11.30%

Floyd County, Kentucky Income

Floyd County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,540$45,438
Families$37,124$52,193
Married Families$50,350$
Non Families$15,983$28,831

Floyd County, Kentucky Marital Status

Floyd County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Floyd County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Floyd County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Floyd County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Floyd County, Kentucky Veterans

Floyd County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,735

Number of Veterans

1,641

Male Veterans

94

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam664
First Gulf War314
Second Gulf War224
Korea195
World War II124

Floyd County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+477
65 to 74469
35 to 54352
55 to 64313
18 to 34124

Floyd County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7005.83%
Black208.51%
2 or More126.82%
Indian37.69%

Floyd County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

13.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Floyd County, Kentucky Employment Status

Floyd County, Kentucky Employment by Age

41.7%

Labor Force Participation

37%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Floyd County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Floyd County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Floyd County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Prestonsburg35803541-39-1.09%
Martin627591-36-5.74%
Wheelwright784542-242-30.87%
Wayland426401-25-5.87%
Allen193182-11-5.70%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990