In 2019, Owsley County, KY had a population of 4.44k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $30,284. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Owsley County, KY declined from 4,463 to 4,442, a −0.471% decrease and its median household income grew from $25,530 to $30,284, a 18.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Owsley County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.47%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.946%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.158%), and White (Hispanic) (0%). 0% of the households in Owsley County, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 100% of the residents in Owsley County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Owsley County, KY was $70,200, and the homeownership rate was 68.4%. Most people in Owsley County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Owsley County, KY was 3 cars per household.