Owsley County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Owsley County is 4,463, a change of -4.76% when compared to 2014. With an area of 197.41 square miles, this works out to a population density of 22.61 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 1,664, with an average household size of 2.63.
Owsley County's 2018 unemployment rate was 10.75%.
The average household income in Owsley County for 2018 was $44,903, while the median was $25,530.

Owsley County Population Trends

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Owsley County Ethnicity Mix

Owsley County Fertility Rate

68 estimated births

Owsley County Household Characteristics

Owsley County Median Age over Time

Owsley County Households with Children by Age

Owsley County Median Household Income

Owsley County Educational Attainment

Owsley County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Owsley County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $913

Owsley County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $318

Owsley County Average Commute

Owsley County Primary Transportation

Owsley County Gender Mix

Owsley County Field of Employment

Owsley County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Owsley County, Kentucky 4,686
2015 Owsley County, Kentucky 4,616
2016 Owsley County, Kentucky 4,552
2017 Owsley County, Kentucky 4,497
2018 Owsley County, Kentucky 4,463