In 2019, Powell County, KY had a population of 12.3k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $37,469. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Powell County, KY declined from 12,321 to 12,304, a −0.138% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,958 to $37,469, a 1.38% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Powell County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.26%), White (Hispanic) (1.14%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.601%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.358%). 0% of the households in Powell County, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.3% of the residents in Powell County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Powell County, KY was $89,800, and the homeownership rate was 69%. Most people in Powell County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Powell County, KY was 2 cars per household.