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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 183,557 181,814 179,434 176,736 172,748  
  Floyd County 38,558 38,139 37,679 37,110 36,271  
 Prestonsburg3,6333,5963,5663,5413,438 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Floyd County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 7,112 19.6 32,749 19.0  
  16-24 3,639 10.0 17,813 10.3  
  25-44 8,836 24.4 42,160 24.4  
  45-64 10,245 28.2 49,525 28.7  
  65-84 5,899 16.3 27,655 16.0  
  85 and older 540 1.5 2,846 1.6  
  Median Age 41.9   41.9    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Floyd County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 35,450 97.7 168,303 97.4  
  Black or African American 384 1.1 1,970 1.1  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 62 0.2 318 0.2  
  Asian 108 0.3 601 0.3  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 1 0.0 37 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 266 0.7 1,519 0.9  
  Hispanic Origin 307 0.8 1,925 1.1  
  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  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Floyd County $31,270 $32,994 5.5 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $24,606- $32,694 $24,379- $33,078    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Floyd County 15,233 2.45 $30,540  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.