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Demographics

  Total Population  
N/A
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 494,508 495,272 496,711 497,330 496,673  
  Daviess County 98,311 98,416 99,333 99,674 100,374  
 Owensboro58,44258,51259,08859,273 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Daviess County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 21,849 21.8 100,611 20.3  
  16-24 10,809 10.8 55,859 11.2  
  25-44 24,690 24.6 123,179 24.8  
  45-64 26,315 26.2 132,772 26.7  
  65-84 14,490 14.4 73,440 14.8  
  85 and older 2,221 2.2 10,812 2.2  
  Median Age 38.8   39.9    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Daviess County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 91,397 91.1 449,003 90.4  
  Black or African American 4,916 4.9 29,470 5.9  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 167 0.2 1,348 0.3  
  Asian 1,637 1.6 6,358 1.3  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 140 0.1 555 0.1  
  Other/Multirace 2,117 2.1 9,939 2.0  
  Hispanic Origin 3,049 3.0 12,965 2.6  
  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  
  Daviess County 102,033 104,517 106,676 108,502  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Daviess County $35,246 $39,641 12.5 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $26,519- $41,726 $30,656- $49,836    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Daviess County 39,282 2.44 $46,675  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.