Mayfield, Kentucky Population 2022

10,015
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Mayfield is a city located in Graves County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Graves County. With a 2020 population of 10,015, it is the 47th largest city in Kentucky and the 4123rd largest city in the United States. Mayfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.01% annually and its population has decreased by -0.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,017 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Mayfield has a population density of 1,369 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mayfield is $46,204 with a poverty rate of 34.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $104,200. The median age in Mayfield is 32.9 years, 28.7 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.

Mayfield Demographics

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

  • White: 75.71%
  • Black or African American: 12.21%
  • Other race: 5.86%
  • Two or more races: 5.35%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Mayfield, Kentucky is 10,015 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,017.

Mayfield, Kentucky Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201037,2620.00%
201137,6133510.93%
201237,566-47-0.13%
201337,406-160-0.43%
201437,5831770.47%
201537,248-335-0.90%
201637,217-31-0.08%
201737,190-27-0.07%
201837,3191290.35%
201937,266-53-0.14%
202037,213-53-0.14%
202137,160-53-0.14%

Mayfield Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,43775.71%
Black or African American1,19912.21%
Asian470.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.39%
Some Other Race5765.86%
Two or More Races5265.35%
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Mayfield Population by Race

Mayfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Mayfield Median Age

33.4


Total

32.3


Male

36.4


Female

Mayfield Adults

There are 7,028 adults, (1,590 of whom are seniors) in Mayfield.

Mayfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mayfield Sex Ratio

Female

5,073

51.64%

Male

4,750

48.36%

Mayfield Population by Age

Mayfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mayfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
Male58.3%41.7%
All51.5%48.5%
Non Family31.8%68.2%
Female27.4%72.6%

51.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mayfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8812.4551.5
Married1,5723.2979.8
Male1152.9758.3
Female5254.0727.4
Non Family1,6691.1131.8

3.35

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Mayfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3415.61%
9th to 12th Grade63910.51%
High School Graduate2,18735.98%
Some College1,22820.20%
Associates Degree5609.21%
Bachelors Degree5579.16%
Graduate Degree5679.33%
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Mayfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mayfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races202164107
Hispanic591353145
White4,8534,221923
Black61651467
Other Race29214227
Asian3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 52.97%.

Mayfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,491$42,658$21,338
Less Than 9th Grade$30,530$32,955$20,246
High School Graduate$25,804$36,440$13,633
Some College$33,382$43,933$24,099
Bachelors Degree$39,962$39,837$42,857
Graduate Degree$49,792$60,230$

$33,491

Average Earnings

$42,658

Average Male

$21,338

Average Female

Mayfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mayfield Language by Age

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Mayfield Language

89.45% of Mayfield residents speak only English, while 10.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.39% of the population.

Mayfield Language

Mayfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple51835869.11%
Black1,15863955.18%
Hispanic1,33072454.44%
White6,7711,82526.95%
Other368NaN%

34.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.33%

Male Poverty Rate

37.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mayfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mayfield is Multiple, with 69.11% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.27%.

Mayfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.28%
High School33.30%
Some College25.49%
Bachelors or Greater5.88%

Mayfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.98%
Male Unemployed35.59%
Female Employed16.85%
Female Unemployed74.14%

Mayfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mayfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,485$45,854
Families$43,845$51,522
Married Families$53,913-
Non Families$19,152$35,593
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Income by Household Type

Mayfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mayfield Married by Age and Sex

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Mayfield 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 35-44.

Mayfield Marital Status by Race

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Mayfield Marital Status

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469

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War92
First Gulf War116
Vietnam165
Korea13
World War II33

Mayfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3440
35 to 54117
55 to 6468
65 to 7482
75+162

Mayfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4147.44%
Black121.67%
2+ Races4315.36%
Hispanic354.24%

Mayfield Veterans by Race

Mayfield Veterans by Education

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24.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mayfield Veterans by Education

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51%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Mayfield Employment by Age

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Mayfield Employment by Race

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Mayfield 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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61.44%

Born in Mayfield

95.53%

Native Born

4.47%

Foreign Born

3.21%

Non Citizen

1.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.53% of Mayfield residents were born in the United States, with 61.44% having been born in Kentucky. 3.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mayfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18902,9090.00%
19004,0811,1723.44%
19105,9161,8353.78%
19206,5836671.07%
19308,1771,5942.19%
19408,6194420.53%
19508,9903710.42%
196010,7621,7721.82%
197010,724-38-0.04%
198010,705-19-0.02%
19909,935-770-0.74%
200010,3494140.41%
201010,024-325-0.32%
201110,023-1-0.01%
201210,022-1-0.01%
201310,021-1-0.01%
201410,020-1-0.01%
201510,019-1-0.01%
201610,018-1-0.01%
201710,017-1-0.01%
201810,016-1-0.01%
201910,015-1-0.01%
202010,01720.02%
202110,016-1-0.01%
202210,015-1-0.01%

Mayfield Population by Year