|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fulton is 2,385. Fulton, Kentucky is the 6,985th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Fulton was in 1990, when its population was 3,084. In 1990, Fulton was the 5,429th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,985th largest city in the US. Fulton is currently 22.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Fulton has shrunk 13.4% since the year 2000. Fulton, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6981||Winfield, West Virginia||2,390||25.3%|
|6983||Park Falls, Wisconsin||2,387||-14.1%|
|6984||South Congaree, South Carolina||2,387||4.2%|
|6986||Holiday Island, Arkansas||2,383|
The total voting age population of Fulton, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,868. The voting age population is 41.0% male and 59.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Fulton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fulton are 64.7% White, 29.8% Black, 3.6% Two or more races, 1.4% American Indian, 0.3% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 3.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fulton, 33.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 52.4%. On a per-household basis, 29.3% of families are below the poverty line in Fulton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.9% of Fulton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.9% of Fulton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fulton residents aged 5 and older, 1.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fulton is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fulton, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fulton is $25,375.
In Fulton, 46.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 54.0% of housing units in Fulton.
Of all the housing units in Fulton, 17.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Fulton, 2.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fulton is $595.
In Fulton, 71.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.