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Demographics

  Total Population  
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 140,633 140,283 139,114 138,287 137,455  
  Fulton County 6,377 6,265 6,259 6,179 6,192  
 Fulton2,2902,2462,2432,2112,207 
 Hickman2,2482,2122,2092,1832,180 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Fulton County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 1,179 19.0 25,789 18.8  
  16-24 632 10.2 17,102 12.4  
  25-44 1,482 23.9 32,466 23.6  
  45-64 1,684 27.2 36,285 26.4  
  65-84 1,078 17.4 22,666 16.5  
  85 and older 137 2.2 3,147 2.3  
  Median Age 42.0   40.9    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Fulton County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 4,453 71.9 118,518 86.2  
  Black or African American 1,517 24.5 14,999 10.9  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 30 0.5 557 0.4  
  Asian 46 0.7 841 0.6  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 6 0.1 90 0.1  
  Other/Multirace 140 2.3 2,450 1.8  
  Hispanic Origin 125 2.0 5,355 3.9  
  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  
  Fulton County 5,726 5,252 4,789 4,349  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Fulton County $30,749 $31,501 2.4 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $20,253- $38,035 $23,894- $39,708    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Fulton County 2,611 2.25 $26,841  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.