In 2020, Bell County, KY had a population of 26.4k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $28,442. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Bell County, KY declined from 26,791 to 26,426, a −1.36% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,272 to $28,442, a 8.26% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bell County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.47%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), White (Hispanic) (1.17%), and Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.238%).
None of the households in Bell County, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
100% of the residents in Bell County, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bell County, KY are Clear Creek Baptist Bible College (25 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Bell County, KY was $62,800, and the homeownership rate was 63.1%. Most people in Bell County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Bell County, KY was 2 cars per household.