Owsley County, KY has a population of 4,552 people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $22,106. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Owsley County, KY declined from 4,616 to 4,552, a 1.39% decrease and its median household income grew from $20,985 to $22,106, a 5.34% increase.
The population of Owsley County, KY is 94% White, 2.7% Black, and 1.8% Two+. 1.06% of the people in Owsley County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Owsley 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 Owsley County, KY is $66,200, and the homeownership rate is 72.3%. Most people in Owsley County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22 minutes. The average car ownership in Owsley County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Owsley County, KY is the 119th most populated county in Kentucky and borders Breathitt County, KY; Clay County, KY; Jackson County, KY; Lee County, KY; and Perry County, KY.