In 2018, Lexington-Fayette, KY had a population of 324k people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $54,896. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lexington-Fayette, KY grew from 321,959 to 323,780, a 0.566% increase and its median household income declined from $56,137 to $54,896, a -2.21% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lexington-Fayette, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.86%), White (Hispanic) (3.74%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.29%). 0% of the households in Lexington-Fayette, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.2% of the residents in Lexington-Fayette, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lexington-Fayette, KY are University of Kentucky (8,125 degrees awarded in 2019), Bluegrass Community and Technical College (4,179 degrees), and Transylvania University (272 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Lexington-Fayette, KY was $193,300, and the homeownership rate was 55.8%. Most people in Lexington-Fayette, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Lexington-Fayette, KY was 2 cars per household.