Flatwoods demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,25911491
Median age44.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%42%43%
Speak English99%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Flatwoods, KY has a population of 7,358 and is the 5,002nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,259 per sq mi which is 1881% higher than the Kentucky average and 2393% higher than the national average. The median age in Flatwoods is 45 which is approximately 15% higher than the Kentucky average of 39. In Flatwoods, 67% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 63% of Flatwoods residents were born in Kentucky, 37% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Flatwoods is 1881% higher than Kentucky.
  • The median age in Flatwoods is 15% higher than Kentucky.
  • In Flatwoods 95.39% of the population is White.
  • In Flatwoods 1.13% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Flatwoods 0.41% of the population is Asian.

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      Flatwoods population breakdown by race

      Black or African American1.13%7.94%12.63%
      American Indian0.91%0.21%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race2.16%2.10%3.06%
      Other race0.00%0.92%4.75%
      In Flatwoods, 1.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Flatwoods, KY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).