In 2017, Prestonsburg, KY had a population of 3.53k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $23,068. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Prestonsburg, KY declined from 3,603 to 3,532, a -1.97% decrease and its median household income grew from $18,711 to $23,068, a 23.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prestonsburg, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.95%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.991%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.736%), and White (Hispanic) (0.538%). N/A% of the people in Prestonsburg, KY speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Prestonsburg, KY are Big Sandy Community and Technical College (2,031 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Prestonsburg, KY is $90,700, and the homeownership rate is 51.2%. Most people in Prestonsburg, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Prestonsburg, KY is 2 cars per household.