Demographics

Total Population

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Labor Market Area 276,829 276,192 275,013 274,604 274,595
Graves County 37,352 37,577 37,251 37,182 37,121
 Mayfield 10,063 10,110 10,033 9,999  

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates


Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017

  Graves County Labor Market Area
  Number Percent Number Percent
Under 16 7,861 21.2 51,525 18.8
16-24 3,933 10.6 34,902 12.7
25-44 8,693 23.4 62,741 22.9
45-64 9,858 26.6 72,522 26.4
65-84 5,949 16.0 46,096 16.8
85 and Higher 827 2.2 6,684 2.4
Median Age 40.5   41.1  

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census


Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2015

  Graves County Labor Market Area
  Number Percent Number Percent
White 34,348 92.5 246,267 89.7
Black or African American 1,599 4.3 19,413 7.1
Am. Indian & Alaska Native 167 0.4 1,010 0.4
Asian 184 0.5 2,532 0.9
Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 36 0.1 153 0.1
Other/Multirace 787 2.1 5,095 1.9
Hispanic Origin 2,419 6.5 8,565 3.1


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
Graves County 37,883 38,243 38,483 38,657

Source: Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville


Per Capita Personal Income

  2011 2016 Pct. Change
Graves County $29,429 $34,476 17.1%
Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5%
U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5%
Labor Market Area Range $29,429-$39,872 $31,501-$45,927  

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis


Households

  2016 2016
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income
Graves County 14,268 2.58 $40,268

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census