Lee County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Lee County is 6,751, a change of -12.11% when compared to 2014. With an area of 208.86 square miles, this works out to a population density of 32.32 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 2,864, with an average household size of 2.17.
Lee County's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.65%.
The average household income in Lee County for 2018 was $38,875, while the median was $23,972.

Lee County Population Trends

Lee County Employment Type

Lee County Age Grouping

Lee County Ethnicity Mix

Lee County Fertility Rate

99 estimated births

Lee County Household Characteristics

Lee County Median Age over Time

Lee County Households with Children by Age

Lee County Median Household Income

Lee County Educational Attainment

Lee County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Lee County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $804

Lee County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $588

Lee County Average Commute

Lee County Primary Transportation

Lee County Gender Mix

Lee County Field of Employment

Lee County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Lee County, Kentucky 7,681
2015 Lee County, Kentucky 7,119
2016 Lee County, Kentucky 6,896
2017 Lee County, Kentucky 6,717
2018 Lee County, Kentucky 6,751