StatisticCentral DowntownLexington-FayetteKentucky
Population6,859311,5294,467,673
Population density (sq mi)4,8161,098114
Median age35.834.138.6
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%58%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%46%42%
Speak Englishn/a88%95%
Speak Spanishn/a6%3%

Key findings

  • The population density in Central Downtown is 338% higher than Lexington-Fayette
  • The median age in Central Downtown is 5% higher than Lexington-Fayette
  • In Central Downtown 79.63% of the population is White
  • In Central Downtown 16.43% of the population is Black
  • In Central Downtown 0.85% of the population is Asian

Compare Lexington-Fayette, KY Demographics

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      Central Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceCentral DowntownLexington-FayetteKentucky
      White79.63%75.83%87.48%
      Black16.43%14.55%7.94%
      Asian0.85%3.50%1.29%
      American Indian0.05%0.33%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.02%0.04%0.06%
      Mixed race2.46%3.01%2.10%
      Other race0.57%2.74%0.92%
      In Central Downtown, 6.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Central Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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