Lee County, KY has a population of 6,896 people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $21,185. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lee County, KY declined from 7,119 to 6,896, a 3.13% decrease and its median household income declined from $22,698 to $21,185, a 6.67% decrease.
The population of Lee County, KY is 96.6% White, 1.29% Native, and 1.03% Two+. 0.75% of the people in Lee County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lee County, KY are Hazard Community and Technical College, with 1,201 graduates, Frontier Nursing University, with 521 graduates, and Alice Lloyd College, with 76 graduates.
The median property value in Lee County, KY is $63,800, and the homeownership rate is 74.5%. Most people in Lee County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Lee County, KY is the 112th most populated county in Kentucky and borders Breathitt County, KY; Estill County, KY; Jackson County, KY; Owsley County, KY; Powell County, KY; and Wolfe County, KY& 1 more.