In 2017, Powell County, KY had a population of 12.3k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $34,647. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Powell County, KY declined from 12,387 to 12,349, a -0.307% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,048 to $34,647, a 1.76% increase.
The population of Powell County, KY is 96.3% White Alone, 1.55% Hispanic or Latino, and 0.972% Asian Alone. 1.59% of the people in Powell County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Powell County, KY is $79,800, and the homeownership rate is 68.6%. Most people in Powell County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Powell County, KY is 2 cars per household.