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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2012 2013 2014 2015 2016  
  Labor Market Area 256,051 256,210 256,352 256,246 256,209  
  Pulaski County 63,508 63,734 63,837 63,827 63,956  
 Somerset11,31111,37411,42211,439N/A 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2015  
    Pulaski County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 12,662 19.9 50,878 19.9  
  16-24 6,414 10.1 27,436 10.7  
  25-44 15,308 24.0 62,577 24.4  
  45-64 17,859 28.0 71,282 27.8  
  65-84 10,406 16.3 39,728 15.5  
  85 and older 1,133 1.8 4,219 1.6  
  Median Age 42.1   40.8    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2015  
    Pulaski County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 61,651 96.7 246,675 96.3  
  Black or African American 818 1.3 4,330 1.7  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 192 0.3 907 0.4  
  Asian 409 0.6 1,150 0.4  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 26 0.0 99 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 686 1.1 2,959 1.2  
  Hispanic Origin 1,466 2.3 5,419 2.1  
  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  
  Pulaski County 65,677 67,345 68,854 70,180  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2010 2015 Pct. Change  
  Pulaski County $30,248 $35,823 18.4 %  
  Kentucky $33,031 $38,588 16.8 %  
  U.S. $40,277 $48,112 19.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $19,365- $30,248 $23,016- $35,823    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2015 2015  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Pulaski County 25,593 2.45 $34,790  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.