Martin County, KY has a population of 12,478 people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $29,052. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Martin County, KY declined from 12,631 to 12,478, a 1.21% decrease and its median household income grew from $25,795 to $29,052, a 12.6% increase.
The population of Martin County, KY is 92.6% White, 4.94% Black, and 1.76% Hispanic. 2.48% of the people in Martin County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Martin County, KY are Big Sandy Community and Technical College, with 1,732 graduates, University of Pikeville, with 350 graduates, and Appalachian Beauty School, with 11 graduates.
The median property value in Martin County, KY is $75,600, and the homeownership rate is 71.6%. Most people in Martin County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 37.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Martin County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Martin County, KY is the 88th most populated county in Kentucky and borders Floyd County, KY; Johnson County, KY; Lawrence County, KY; Pike County, KY; Mingo County, WV; and Wayne County, WV& 1 more.