Mays Lick is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 254, it is the 426th largest city in Kentucky and the 22878th largest city in the United States. Mays Lick is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 0.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 252 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Mays Lick has a population density of 398 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mays Lick is $217,421 with a poverty rate of 7.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Mays Lick is 46.6 years, 49 years for males, and 46 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mays Lickwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.99%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.11%.
88.40% of Mays Lick residents speak only English, while 11.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.60% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mays Lick is Black, with 39.13% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mays Lick is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.15%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mays Lick
96.80% of Mays Lick residents were born in the United States, with 77.60% having been born in Kentucky. 3.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.