Island demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,20011491
Median age44.838.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%42%43%
Speak English96%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%
Island, KY has a population of 404 and is the 20,832nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,200 per sq mi which is 953% higher than the Kentucky average and 1225% higher than the national average. The median age in Island is 45 which is approximately 16% higher than the Kentucky average of 39. In Island, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 83% of Island residents were born in Kentucky, 14% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Island is 953% higher than Kentucky.
  • The median age in Island is 16% higher than Kentucky.
  • In Island 99.26% of the population is White.
  • In Island 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Island 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Island population breakdown by race

Black or African American0.00%7.94%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race0.74%2.10%3.06%
Other race0.00%0.92%4.75%
In Island, 6.7% 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 Island, KY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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