Total Population  
    2012 2013 2014 2015 2016  
  Labor Market Area 480,136 478,708 477,665 476,190 475,275  
  West Kentucky Economic Development Partnership 183,803 183,344 183,230 182,675 182,952  
 Mayfield10,12110,06310,11010,0339,999 
 Murray18,34418,63718,62918,99519,006 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  
  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2016  
    West Kentucky Economic Development Partnership Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 34,461 18.8 88,120 18.5  
  16-24 22,878 12.5 54,792 11.5  
  25-44 42,499 23.2 111,703 23.5  
  45-64 48,729 26.6 128,831 27.1  
  65-84 30,115 16.5 81,103 17.1  
  85 and older 4,270 2.3 10,726 2.3  
  Median Age 41.0   41.9    
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  
  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2016  
    West Kentucky Economic Development Partnership Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 164,720 90.0 426,873 89.8  
  Black or African American 12,375 6.8 34,457 7.2  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 598 0.3 1,778 0.4  
  Asian 1,756 1.0 3,738 0.8  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 100 0.1 217 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 3,403 1.9 8,212 1.7  
  Hispanic Origin 5,521 3.0 12,826 2.7  
  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  
  West Kentucky Economic Development Partnership 183,752 184,606 184,968 184,528  
  Source: Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  
  Personal Income  
    2010 2015 Pct. Change  
  West Kentucky Economic Development Partnership $33,115 $38,506 16.3%  
  Kentucky $33,031 $38,588 16.8%  
  U.S. $40,277 $48,112 19.5%  
  Labor Market Area Range $20,530 - $37,523 $24,256 - $44,428  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  
  Households  
    2015 2015  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Calloway County 14,834 2.35 $37,034  
  Fulton County 2,568 2.33 $28,359  
  Graves County 14,390 2.56 $39,530  
  Hickman County 1,973 2.29 $41,218  
  Marshall County 12,602 2.43 $45,212  
  McCracken County 27,514 2.33 $44,067  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.