Beattyville, Kentucky Population 2022

2,350
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Beattyville is a city located in Lee County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Lee County. With a 2020 population of 2,350, it is the 147th largest city in Kentucky and the 10081st largest city in the United States. Beattyville is currently growing at a rate of 3.84% annually and its population has increased by 8.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,176 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Beattyville has a population density of 1,024 people per square mile.

The average household income in Beattyville is $32,863 with a poverty rate of 39.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $341 per month, and the median house value is $78,800. The median age in Beattyville is 40.2 years, 34.4 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.

Beattyville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Beattyvillewas:

  • White: 88.52%
  • Two or more races: 7.90%
  • Black or African American: 3.58%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Beattyville, Kentucky is 2,350 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,176.

Beattyville, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Beattyville Population by Race

Beattyville Population Pyramid 2022

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Beattyville Median Age

38.4


Total

35.4


Male

45.3


Female

Beattyville Adults

There are 1,260 adults, (226 of whom are seniors) in Beattyville.

Beattyville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Beattyville Sex Ratio

Female

622

42.00%

Male

859

58.00%

Beattyville Population by Age

Beattyville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Beattyville Household Types

29.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beattyville Households and Families

3.04

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

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Beattyville Households by Type

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Beattyville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Beattyville Educational Attainment by Race

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

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

Beattyville Educational Attainment by Race

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$16,382

Average Earnings

$11,469

Average Male

$23,088

Average Female

Beattyville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Beattyville Language by Age

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Beattyville Language

97.52% of Beattyville residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Beattyville Language

Beattyville Poverty by Race

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39.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.78%

Male Poverty Rate

44.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beattyville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beattyville is White, with 47.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beattyville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 60.63%.

Beattyville Poverty

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Beattyville Poverty Rate by Education

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Beattyville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Beattyville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Beattyville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.7%

Male Marriage Rate

18.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Beattyville Married by Age and Sex

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Beattyville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Beattyville Marital Status by Race

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Beattyville Marital Status

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23

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Beattyville Veterans by War

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Beattyville Veterans by Age

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Beattyville Veterans by Race

Beattyville Veterans by Education

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43.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

69.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beattyville Veterans by Education

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27.1%

Labor Force Participation

24.1%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Beattyville Employment by Age

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Beattyville Employment by Race

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Beattyville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.80%

Born in Beattyville

97.57%

Native Born

2.43%

Foreign Born

2.43%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.57% of Beattyville residents were born in the United States, with 73.80% having been born in Kentucky. 2.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Beattyville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Beattyville Population by Year