In 2017, Owsley County, KY had a population of 4.5k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $22,736. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Owsley County, KY declined from 4,552 to 4,497, a -1.21% decrease and its median household income grew from $22,106 to $22,736, a 2.85% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Owsley County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.09%), White (Hispanic) (0.511%), Some Other Race (Non-Hispanic) (0.511%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.334%). N/A% of the people in Owsley County, KY speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Owsley County, KY is $70,000, and the homeownership rate is 73.8%. Most people in Owsley County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Owsley County, KY is 3 cars per household.