In 2019, Bell County, KY had a population of 26.8k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $26,272. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bell County, KY declined from 27,188 to 26,791, a −1.46% decrease and its median household income grew from $24,628 to $26,272, a 6.68% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bell County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.76%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%), White (Hispanic) (1.05%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.224%). 0% of the households in Bell County, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Bell County, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bell County, KY are Clear Creek Baptist Bible College (19 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Bell County, KY was $59,800, and the homeownership rate was 66%. Most people in Bell County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Bell County, KY was 2 cars per household.