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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2011 2012 2013 2014 2015  
  Labor Market Area 186,175 184,528 183,010 181,335 179,276  
  Floyd County 39,794 39,139 38,463 38,095 37,756  
 Prestonsburg3,4433,4213,3963,2773,347 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2015  
    Floyd County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 7,432 19.7 34,565 19.3  
  16-24 4,038 10.7 19,319 10.8  
  25-44 9,273 24.6 44,492 24.8  
  45-64 10,739 28.4 51,607 28.8  
  65-84 5,682 15.0 26,481 14.8  
  85 and older 592 1.6 2,812 1.6  
  Median Age 41.3   41.0    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2015  
    Floyd County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 36,962 97.9 174,823 97.5  
  Black or African American 379 1.0 2,124 1.2  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 50 0.1 275 0.2  
  Asian 89 0.2 606 0.3  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 0 0.0 32 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 276 0.7 1,416 0.8  
  Hispanic Origin 269 0.7 1,679 0.9  
  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  
  Floyd County 36,156 34,308 32,302 30,240  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2010 2015 Pct. Change  
  Floyd County $29,435 $32,592 10.7 %  
  Kentucky $33,031 $38,588 16.8 %  
  U.S. $40,277 $48,112 19.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $21,517- $30,778 $25,070- $33,354    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2014 2014  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Floyd County 15,438 2.47 $30,190  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.