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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 406,828 405,791 404,387 402,761 400,591  
  Caldwell & Lyon Counties 21,264 21,159 20,979 20,637 20,721  
 Eddyville2,6072,5932,5752,5722,567 
 Princeton6,2446,2246,1786,1196,108 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Caldwell & Lyon Counties Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 3,487 16.8 80,108 20.0  
  16-24 1,934 9.3 50,574 12.6  
  25-44 4,754 22.9 95,581 23.9  
  45-64 5,889 28.4 102,090 25.5  
  65-84 4,118 19.9 63,453 15.8  
  85 and older 539 2.6 8,660 2.2  
  Median Age 45.6   39.5    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Caldwell & Lyon Counties Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 19,129 92.3 351,968 87.9  
  Black or African American 1,131 5.5 34,317 8.6  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 65 0.3 1,635 0.4  
  Asian 84 0.4 3,704 0.9  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 9 0.0 503 0.1  
  Other/Multirace 303 1.5 8,339 2.1  
  Hispanic Origin 370 1.8 14,567 3.6  
  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  
  Caldwell & Lyon Counties 21,109 21,143 21,095 20,983  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Caldwell & Lyon Counties $29,666 $33,429 12.7 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $28,429- $39,872 $30,656- $45,927    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Caldwell County 5,322 2.37 $43,491  
  Lyon County 3,326 2.09 $47,861  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.