In 2017, Bell County, KY had a population of 27.5k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $23,558. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Bell County, KY declined from 27,676 to 27,469, a -0.748% decrease and its median household income grew from $22,603 to $23,558, a 4.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bell County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.31%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.51%), White (Hispanic) (0.237%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.2%). N/A% of the people in Bell County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bell County, KY are Clear Creek Baptist Bible College (19 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Bell County, KY is $59,400, and the homeownership rate is 65%. Most people in Bell County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20 minutes. The average car ownership in Bell County, KY is 2 cars per household.