Harlan County Population 2018

Harlan County's estimated population is 26,713 with a growth rate of -1.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harlan County is the 41st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,713-303-1.12%
201627,016-491-1.79%
201527,507-509-1.82%
201428,016-470-1.65%
201328,486-187-0.65%
201228,673-447-1.54%
201129,120-99-0.34%
201029,219-7,355-20.11%
199036,574-5,315-12.69%
198041,8894,51912.09%
197037,370-13,737-26.88%
196051,107-20,644-28.77%
195071,751-3,524-4.68%
194075,27510,71816.60%
193064,55733,011104.64%
192031,54620,980198.56%
191010,5667287.40%
19009,8383,64158.75%
18906,19791917.41%
18805,27886319.55%
18704,415-1,079-19.64%
18605,4941,22628.73%
18504,2681,25341.56%
18403,015862.94%
18302,92996849.36%
18201,9610.00%

Harlan County Population Growth

Population Data via

Harlan County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White26,49899.20%
Black or African American5892.20%
Two or More Races3351.25%
Asian930.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native630.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.13%

Harlan County Population Pyramid

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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