In 2017, McCreary County, KY had a population of 17.7k people with a median age of 39.2 and a median household income of $19,264. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of McCreary County, KY declined from 17,850 to 17,748, a -0.571% decrease and its median household income grew from $18,972 to $19,264, a 1.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in McCreary County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.36%), Two or More Races (Hispanic) (1.31%), White (Hispanic) (0.975%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.834%). N/A% of the people in McCreary County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in McCreary County, KY is $61,300, and the homeownership rate is 70.8%. Most people in McCreary County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.9 minutes. The average car ownership in McCreary County, KY is 2 cars per household.