In 2020, Lexington-Fayette, KY had a population of 514k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $60,769. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lexington-Fayette, KY grew from 510,647 to 514,273, a 0.71% increase and its median household income grew from $58,685 to $60,769, a 3.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lexington-Fayette, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.8%), White (Hispanic) (3.09%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.94%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.84%).
None of the households in Lexington-Fayette, 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.
94.8% of the residents in Lexington-Fayette, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lexington-Fayette, KY are University of Kentucky (8,401 degrees awarded in 2020), Bluegrass Community and Technical College (4,484 degrees), and Asbury University (449 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Lexington-Fayette, KY was $193,700, and the homeownership rate was 59.8%. Most people in Lexington-Fayette, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Lexington-Fayette, KY was 2 cars per household.