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Mayfield Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mayfield Area is 37,451. The Mayfield Area population density is 67.26 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 108.48 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Mayfield Area is white, which represent 91.92% of the total population. The average Mayfield Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 37,451. #697

Population Density, #524

Mayfield Area
67.26 per square mile
108.48 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:34,426 (91.92%, #258)
Black:1,751 (4.68%, #386)
Hispanic:2,208 (5.90%, #406)
Asian:112 (0.30%, #804)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):33 (0.09%, #832)
One Race, Other:187 (0.50%, see rank)
Two or More Races:942 (2.52%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:1,476 (66.85%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:301 (13.63%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:194 (8.79%, see rank)
South American:9 (0.41%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

23,202 (61.95%) out of the total population of 37,451 reported first ancestry.

 Mayfield Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Arab50.01%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech420.11%, see rank0.11%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.10%0.42%
Dutch4931.32%, see rank1.13%1.40%
English3,2378.64%, see rank10.29%8.02%
French3450.92%, see rank1.82%3.34%
German3,2388.65%, see rank14.75%15.03%
Greek140.04%, see rank0.15%0.41%
Hungarian200.05%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish3,75010.01%, see rank12.51%10.80%
Italian2820.75%, see rank1.99%5.52%
Norwegian670.18%, see rank0.32%1.42%
Polish1130.30%, see rank0.83%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian360.10%, see rank0.21%0.92%
Scotch-Irish4231.13%, see rank1.37%0.99%
Scottish5881.57%, see rank1.88%1.72%
Subsaharan African140.04%, see rank0.85%0.95%
Swedish480.13%, see rank0.37%1.27%
Swiss190.05%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian290.08%, see rank0.08%0.31%
American6,57217.55%, see rank20.66%7.12%
Welsh2400.64%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 18,162 (48.50%, see rank)
Females: 19,289 (51.50%, see rank)

Mayfield Area
Male: 48.50%
Female: 51.50%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Mayfield Area
40.30 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mayfield Area
38.90 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mayfield Area
40.90 years old
39.70 years old
38.80 years old

 Mayfield Area% of the Total PopulationKentuckyU.S.
Under 5 years2,5886.91%, see rank6.34%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,5756.88%, see rank6.44%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,4036.42%, see rank6.56%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,4556.56%, see rank6.59%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,0705.53%, see rank7.01%7.13%
25 to 34 years4,39711.74%, see rank12.91%13.47%
35 to 44 years4,57312.21%, see rank12.97%12.96%
45 to 54 years5,24814.01%, see rank14.30%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,89413.07%, see rank12.86%12.29%
65 to 74 years3,5539.49%, see rank8.08%7.64%
75 to 84 1,7824.76%, see rank4.25%4.25%
85 years and over9132.44%, see rank1.69%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mayfield AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population25,360, 100%2,939,709209,056,129
Less Than High School4,835, 19.07%, see rank16.54%13.67%
High School Graduate9,456, 37.29%, see rank33.73%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree6,842, 26.98%, see rank27.96%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,573, 10.15%, see rank12.86%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,654, 6.52%, see rank8.92%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.64, see rank13.0413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Mayfield Area KentuckyU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,28888.28%11.72%75.59%24.41%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,95893.66%, see rank6.34%, see rank88.54%11.46%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,11193.79%, see rank6.21%, see rank88.73%11.27%90.60%9.40%
College1,49688.70%, see rank11.30%, see rank82.22%17.78%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School19193.19%, see rank6.81%, see rank75.35%24.65%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Mayfield AreaKentuckyU.S.
Total Households14,284, 100%1,702,235116,211,092
Average Household Size2.58, see rank2.502.63
1 Person Households4,057, 28.40%, see rank28.11%27.57%
2 or More Person Households10,227, 71.60%, see rank71.89%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,905, 69.34%, see rank66.64%66.22%
Average Family Size3.20, see rank3.133.32
Married-Couple Family7,865, 55.06%, see rank49.17%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,379, 30.66%, see rank33.36%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mayfield Area%KentuckyU.S.
15 Years and Over Total29,885see rank3,535,619252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over14,522100%, see rank1,722,001123,281,364
Never Married3,70125.49%, see rank31.04%35.77%
Married8,45258.20%, see rank53.89%52.04%
Widowed4042.78%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced1,96513.53%, see rank12.14%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over15,363100%, see rank1,813,618129,692,771
Never Married2,96919.33%, see rank24.47%29.48%
Married8,58555.88%, see rank51.24%49.19%
Widowed1,87312.19%, see rank10.21%9.16%
Divorced1,93612.60%, see rank14.09%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mayfield Area%KentuckyU.S.
Native36,19496.64%, see rank96.63%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence26,38070.44%, see rank69.96%58.73%
Born in Different State9,45025.23%, see rank26.02%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
3640.97%, see rank0.64%1.42%
Foreign Born1,2573.36%, see rank3.37%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3811.02%, see rank1.20%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship8762.34%, see rank2.17%7.09%
Born In Europe410.11%, see rank0.50%1.53%
Born In Asia1400.37%, see rank1.10%3.82%
Born In Africa130.03%, see rank0.28%0.55%
Born In Oceania90.02%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,0322.76%, see rank1.39%6.83%
Born In Northern America220.06%, see rank0.08%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Mayfield Area%KentuckyU.S.
English13,30993.17%, see rank94.34%79.39%
Spanish7625.33%, see rank2.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1651.16%, see rank1.55%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages410.29%, see rank0.92%3.36%
Other70.05%, see rank0.41%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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