Prestonsburg, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Prestonsburg is 3,645, a change of 9.69% when compared to 2014. With an area of 14.67 square miles, this works out to a population density of 248.51 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 1,401, with an average household size of 2.15.
Prestonsburg's 2018 unemployment rate was 12.15%.
The average household income in Prestonsburg for 2018 was $47,387, while the median was $29,253.

Prestonsburg Population Trends

Prestonsburg Employment Type

Prestonsburg Age Grouping

Prestonsburg Ethnicity Mix

Prestonsburg Fertility Rate

8 estimated births

Prestonsburg Household Characteristics

Prestonsburg Median Age over Time

Prestonsburg Households with Children by Age

Prestonsburg Median Household Income

Prestonsburg Educational Attainment

Prestonsburg Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Prestonsburg Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,077

Prestonsburg Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $568

Prestonsburg Average Commute

Prestonsburg Primary Transportation

Prestonsburg Gender Mix

Prestonsburg Field of Employment

Prestonsburg Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Prestonsburg city, Kentucky 3,323
2015 Prestonsburg city, Kentucky 3,398
2016 Prestonsburg city, Kentucky 3,603
2017 Prestonsburg city, Kentucky 3,532
2018 Prestonsburg city, Kentucky 3,645