Russell County Population 2017

Russell County's estimated population is 17,722 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Russell County is the 65th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201617,722860.49%
201517,636-134-0.75%
201417,770450.25%
201317,7251590.91%
201217,566-110-0.62%
201117,6761180.67%
201017,5582,84219.31%
199014,7161,0087.35%
198013,7083,16630.03%
197010,542-534-4.82%
196011,076-2,641-19.25%
195013,7171020.75%
194013,6151,68514.12%
193011,930760.64%
192011,8549939.14%
191010,8611,16612.03%
19009,6951,55919.16%
18908,1365457.18%
18807,5911,78230.68%
18705,809-215-3.57%
18606,02467512.62%
18505,3491,11126.22%
18404,2383599.25%
18303,8790.00%

Russell County Population Growth

Population Data via

Russell County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White17,16096.83%
Two or More Races1911.08%
Black or African American1280.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native860.49%
Asian700.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%

Russell County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Russell County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Russell Springs244325541114.54%
Jamestown1800180660.33%
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