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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 178,899 178,440 177,700 177,473 176,763  
  Mason County 17,298 17,122 17,077 17,190 17,174  
 Maysville8,9188,8318,8098,8668,800 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Mason County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 3,538 20.6 36,500 20.6  
  16-24 1,854 10.8 18,447 10.4  
  25-44 3,957 23.0 40,868 23.1  
  45-64 4,741 27.6 49,626 28.1  
  65-84 2,741 16.0 27,878 15.8  
  85 and older 343 2.0 3,444 1.9  
  Median Age 41.2   41.3    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Mason County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 15,564 90.6 170,468 96.4  
  Black or African American 1,054 6.1 2,631 1.5  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 64 0.4 603 0.3  
  Asian 117 0.7 548 0.3  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 6 0.0 35 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 369 2.1 2,478 1.4  
  Hispanic Origin 304 1.8 2,086 1.2  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Mason County 17,106 17,074 16,941 16,725  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Mason County $31,158 $37,287 19.7 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $21,251- $31,158 $28,410- $37,287    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Mason County 6,804 2.49 $38,613  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.