Manchester, Kentucky Population 2020

1,289

Manchester is a city located in Clay County, Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,289, it is the 182nd largest city in Kentucky and the 9286th largest city in the United States. Manchester is currently declining at a rate of -1.60% annually but its population has increased by 2.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,255 in 2010. Manchester reached it's highest population of 1,443 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Manchester has a population density of 459 people per square mile.

The average household income in Manchester is $38,531 with a poverty rate of 32.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $515 per month, and the median house value is $81,400. The median age in Manchester is 44.6 years, 40.7 years for males, and 48.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.7 males.

Manchester Ky Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Manchester Ky was:

  • White: 85.00%
  • Black or African American: 11.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.92%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Manchester, Kentucky is 1,289, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,331. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,255.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,22485.00%
Black or African American16011.11%
Two or More Races422.92%
Some Other Race90.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.35%

Manchester Ky Population Pyramid 2020

Manchester Ky Median Age

44.6


Total

40.7


Male

48.4


Female

Manchester Ky Adults

There are 1,238 adults, (310 of whom are seniors) in Manchester Ky.

Manchester Ky Age Dependency

55.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Manchester Ky Sex Ratio

Female

751

52.15%

Male

689

47.85%

Manchester Ky Households and Families

Manchester Ky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Manchester Ky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.5%37.5%
Female59.3%40.7%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Male27.7%72.3%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6282.2954.6
Married2692.9262.5
Non Family2311.1749.4
Female813.0659.3
Male472.8927.7

2.87

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Manchester Ky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade16815.09%
9th to 12th Grade15113.57%
High School Graduate36332.61%
Some College22019.77%
Associates Degree393.50%
Bachelors Degree756.74%
Graduate Degree978.72%

Manchester Ky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White940657162
Black1531306
Multiple Races944
Other Race63
Islander5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 84.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,368$21,813$27,750
Less Than High School$18,068$18,523$
High School Grad$23,839$18,750$27,708
Some College$37,000$50,375$33,750
Bachelors Degree$$$33,438
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,368

Average Earnings

$21,813

Average Male

$27,750

Average Female

Manchester Ky Language

Manchester Ky Language by Age

Manchester Ky Language

98.84% of Manchester Ky residents speak only English, while 1.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.16% of the population.

Manchester Ky Poverty

Manchester Ky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,22438531.45%
Black1605635.00%
Multiple422661.90%
Hispanic55100.00%
Islander55100.00%

32.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.09%

Male Poverty Rate

32.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Manchester Ky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Manchester Ky is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Manchester Ky is White, with 31.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.35%
High School27.55%
Some College18.53%
Bachelors or Greater17.44%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed69.35%
Female Unemployed54.05%
Female Employed13.36%
Male Employed8.91%

Manchester Ky Income

Manchester Ky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,722$38,531
Families$37,734$45,068
Married Families$44,688-
Non Families$15,568$26,366

Manchester Ky Marital Status

Manchester Ky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Manchester Ky Married by Age and Sex

Manchester Ky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Manchester Ky Marital Status by Race

Manchester Ky Veterans

62

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
Korea7
First Gulf War2
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Manchester Ky Veterans by Education

17.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Manchester Ky Employment Status

40.5%

Labor Force Participation

32.8%

Employment Rate

19.1%

Unemployment Rate

Manchester Ky Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

87.22%

Born in Kentucky

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.89% of Manchester Ky residents were born in the United States, with 87.22% having been born in Kentucky. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,289-21-1.60%
20191,310-21-1.58%
20181,331-18-1.33%
20171,349-21-1.53%
20161,370-17-1.23%
20151,387-8-0.57%
20141,395-10-0.71%
20131,405-23-1.61%
20121,428-6-0.42%
20111,434-9-0.62%
20101,4430.00%