In 2020, Perry County, KY had a population of 26.3k people with a median age of 41.3 and a median household income of $39,594. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Perry County, KY declined from 26,624 to 26,266, a −1.34% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,640 to $39,594, a 17.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Perry County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.14%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.01%), and White (Hispanic) (0.647%).
None of the households in Perry County, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.7% of the residents in Perry County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Perry County, KY was $78,900, and the homeownership rate was 77.5%.
Most people in Perry County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Perry County, KY was 2 cars per household.