Mayfield, Kentucky Population 2022

9,685
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Mayfield is a city located in Graves County Kentucky. Mayfield has a 2020 population of 9,685. It is also the county seat of Graves County. Mayfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.45% annually and its population has decreased by -3.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,057 in 2010.

The average household income in Mayfield is $46,204 with a poverty rate of 34.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $624 per month, and the median house value is $100,200. 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: 76.29%
  • Black or African American: 13.43%
  • Other race: 5.61%
  • Two or more races: 3.67%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Mayfield, Kentucky is 9,685 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,685.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,057.

Mayfield, Kentucky Population 2022

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

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

Mayfield Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,52876.29%
Black or African American1,32513.43%
Some Other Race5545.61%
Two or More Races3623.67%
Asian790.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.19%
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Mayfield Population by Race

Mayfield Population Pyramid $2022

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Mayfield Median Age

32.9


Total

28.7


Male

37.9


Female

Mayfield Adults

There are 7,027 adults, (1,609 of whom are seniors) in Mayfield.

Mayfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mayfield Sex Ratio

Female

5,203

52.73%

Male

4,664

47.27%

Mayfield Population by Age

Mayfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mayfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female19.4%80.6%
Non Family36.7%63.3%
All49.5%50.5%
Male63.7%36.3%
Married73.2%26.8%

49.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mayfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7342.5649.5
Non Family1,5961.136.7
Married1,4903.4873.2
Female5464.1819.4
Male1023.2463.7

3.56

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Mayfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3175.23%
9th to 12th Grade63010.39%
High School Graduate2,10034.64%
Some College1,45724.03%
Associates Degree4797.90%
Bachelors Degree6049.96%
Graduate Degree4767.85%
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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
White4,7864,106844
Black70262686
Hispanic521336136
Other Race17710027
2+ Races102716
Asian464026

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 89.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.52%.

Mayfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,746$39,516$20,750
Less Than 9th Grade$20,645$33,162$7,163
High School Graduate$21,546$32,908$18,486
Some College$34,625$44,022$23,585
Bachelors Degree$46,625$51,354$37,014
Graduate Degree$49,432$46,902$59,792

$32,746

Average Earnings

$39,516

Average Male

$20,750

Average Female

Mayfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mayfield Language by Age

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Mayfield Language

85.07% of Mayfield residents speak only English, while 14.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.69% of the population.

Mayfield Language

Mayfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,6681,81227.17%
Hispanic1,45791562.80%
Black1,28055743.52%
Other498NaN%
Multiple35930384.40%

34.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.63%

Male Poverty Rate

35.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mayfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mayfield is Multiple, with 84.40% 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 7.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.20%.

Mayfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.28%
High School27.00%
Some College25.77%
Bachelors or Greater7.16%

Mayfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed81.82%
Male Unemployed47.37%
Female Employed14.67%
Male Employed5.87%

Mayfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mayfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,289$46,204
Families$44,776$56,101
Married Families$57,833-
Non Families$15,388$31,189
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Income by Household Type

Mayfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

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 45-54.

Mayfield Marital Status by Race

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Mayfield Marital Status

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430

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam102
Second Gulf War96
First Gulf War92
World War II32
Korea22

Mayfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54134
75+133
18 to 3470
65 to 7455
55 to 6438

Mayfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3686.45%
2+ Races5229.21%
Hispanic455.16%
Black101.25%

Mayfield Veterans by Race

Mayfield Veterans by Education

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17.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mayfield Veterans by Education

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50%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

11.6%

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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59.43%

Born in Mayfield

94.56%

Native Born

5.44%

Foreign Born

3.26%

Non Citizen

2.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.56% of Mayfield residents were born in the United States, with 59.43% having been born in Kentucky. 3.26% 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
20229,685-44-0.45%
20219,729-44-0.45%
20209,773-44-0.45%
20199,817-44-0.45%
20189,86110.01%
20179,860-45-0.45%
20169,905-40-0.40%
20159,945-95-0.95%
201410,040160.16%
201310,024-68-0.67%
201210,092-33-0.33%
201110,125680.68%
201010,057-292-0.29%
200010,3494140.41%
19909,935-770-0.74%
198010,705-19-0.02%
197010,724-38-0.04%
196010,7621,7721.82%
19508,9903710.42%
19408,6194420.53%
19308,1771,5942.19%
19206,5836671.07%
19105,9161,8353.78%
19004,0811,1723.44%
18902,9090.00%

Mayfield Population by Year