Raceland, Kentucky Population 2024

2,289

Raceland is a city located in Greenup County Kentucky. Raceland has a 2024 population of 2,289. Raceland is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -2.1% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,338 in 2020.

The average household income in Raceland is $69,608 with a poverty rate of 23.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Raceland is 54 years, 54 years for males, and 54 years for females.

Raceland Demographics

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

  • White: 97.67%
  • Black or African American: 1.44%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%
  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
2.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
924.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.1% (-49)
The current population of Raceland, Kentucky is 2,289 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,338.

Raceland, Kentucky Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,96897.67%
Black or African American291.44%
Two or more races100.5%
Asian80.4%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Raceland Population by Race

Raceland Population Pyramid 2024

Raceland Median Age

54

Total

54

Male

54

Female

Raceland Adults

There are 1,676 adults, (570 of whom are seniors) in Raceland.

Raceland Age Dependency

82.2

Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Raceland Sex Ratio

Female1,13956.53%
Male87643.47%

Raceland Population by Age

Raceland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,0181.9870.329.7
Non Family4621.0570.629.4
Married4442.7976.623.4
Female952.3845.354.7
Male173.8841.258.8
showing: 5 rows

2.72

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Raceland Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Raceland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Raceland Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.81%.

Raceland Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$37,661

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$34,135

Average Female

Raceland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Raceland Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Raceland Language

99.95% of Raceland residents speak only English, while 0.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.05% of the population.

Raceland Language

Raceland Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,96446323.57%
Multiple10440%
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23.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.94%

Male Poverty Rate

20.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Raceland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Raceland is Multiple, with 40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Raceland is White, with 23.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.67%.

Raceland Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.07%
High School23.01%
Some College13.29%
Bachelors or Greater9.32%
showing: 4 rows

Raceland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed24%
Female Employed21.64%
Male Employed15.22%
Female Unemployed10.71%
showing: 4 rows

Raceland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Raceland Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Raceland Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Raceland Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Raceland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Raceland Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Raceland Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

165

Number of Veterans

152

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

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Raceland Veterans by War

count

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Raceland Veterans by Age

count

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Raceland Veterans by Race

Raceland Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Raceland Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

43.3%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Raceland Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Raceland Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Raceland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

63.18%

Born in Raceland

99.6%

Native Born

0.4%

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

0.4%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.6% of Raceland residents were born in the United States, with 63.18% having been born in Kentucky. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Raceland Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,229-12-0.54%
20282,241-12-0.53%
20272,253-12-0.53%
20262,265-12-0.53%
20252,277-12-0.52%
20242,289-12-0.52%
20232,301-12-0.52%
20222,313-12-0.52%
20212,325-13-0.56%
20202,338-19-0.81%
20192,357-3-0.13%
20182,360-4-0.17%
20172,364-14-0.59%
20162,378-3-0.13%
20152,381-3-0.13%
20142,38430.13%
20132,381-3-0.13%
20122,384-18-0.75%
20112,402-4-0.17%
20102,406
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Raceland Population by Year