In 2019, Perry County, KY had a population of 26.6k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $33,640. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Perry County, KY declined from 26,917 to 26,624, a −1.09% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,046 to $33,640, a 8.36% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Perry County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.86%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.86%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.793%), and White (Hispanic) (0.702%). 0% of the households in Perry County, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99% of the residents in Perry County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Perry County, KY was $75,400, and the homeownership rate was 75.9%. Most people in Perry County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Perry County, KY was 2 cars per household.