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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Russell is 3,686. Russell, Kentucky is the 5,653rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Russell was in 1990, when its population was 4,036. In 1990, Russell was the 4,676th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,653rd largest city in the US. Russell is currently 8.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Russell has grown 1.4% since the 2000. Russell, Kentucky's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5652||San Joaquin, California||3,689||12.0%|
|5658||Spencerport, New York||3,685||3.4%|
The total voting age population of Russell, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,577. The voting age population is 48.7% male and 51.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.6% of the residents of Russell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Russell are 95.2% White, 2.9% Asian, 1.5% Two or more races and 0.5% Black. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Russell, 9.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.7%. On a per-household basis, 1.1% of families are below the poverty line in Russell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.4% of Russell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.4% of Russell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.2% have a bachelor's degree and 12.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Russell residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Russell is 2.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Russell, 8.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Russell is $62,950.
In Russell, 79.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.4% of housing units in Russell.
Of all the housing units in Russell, 21.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Russell, 2.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Russell is $860.
In Russell, 87.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.