In 2019, Prestonsburg, KY had a population of 3.59k people with a median age of 33.6 and a median household income of $26,563. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Prestonsburg, KY declined from 3,645 to 3,591, a −1.48% decrease and its median household income declined from $29,253 to $26,563, a −9.2% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prestonsburg, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.38%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.975%), and White (Hispanic) (0.585%). 0% of the households in Prestonsburg, KY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.1% of the residents in Prestonsburg, KY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Prestonsburg, KY are Big Sandy Community and Technical College (1,369 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Prestonsburg, KY was $113,300, and the homeownership rate was 48.9%. Most people in Prestonsburg, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Prestonsburg, KY was 2 cars per household.