Laurel County Population 2017

Laurel County's estimated population is 60,250 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Laurel County is the 16th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201660,2501490.25%
201560,101530.09%
201460,0483010.50%
201359,7471440.24%
201259,6032350.40%
201159,3683780.64%
201058,99015,55235.80%
199043,4384,45611.43%
198038,98211,59642.34%
197027,3862,4859.98%
196024,901-896-3.47%
195025,7971570.61%
194025,6404,53121.46%
193021,1091,2956.54%
192019,814-58-0.29%
191019,8722,28012.96%
190017,5923,84527.97%
189013,7474,61650.55%
18809,1313,11551.78%
18706,0165289.62%
18605,4881,34332.40%
18504,1451,06634.62%
18403,07987339.57%
18302,2060.00%

Laurel County Population Growth

Population Data via

Laurel County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White58,43996.99%
Two or More Races6681.11%
Black or African American4230.70%
Asian3510.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native2070.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.02%

Laurel County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Laurel County

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