|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Russell Springs is 2,742. Russell Springs, Kentucky is the 6,549th largest city in the US.
The current population of Russell Springs (2,742) is it's peak population.
Russell Springs has grown 26.4% since the 2000. Russell Springs, Kentucky is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6543||Swedesboro, New Jersey||2,744||33.5%|
|6545||North Kingsville, Ohio||2,743||3.2%|
|6546||Pleasant Valley, Missouri||2,743||-17.1%|
|6549||Russell Springs, Kentucky||2,742||26.4%|
|6551||El Paso, Illinois||2,739||0.0%|
|6553||Belle Meade, Tennessee||2,732||-7.2%|
The total voting age population of Russell Springs, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,786. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.7% of the residents of Russell Springs are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Russell Springs are 78.8% White, 14.2% Other, 6.7% Two or more races and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 14.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Russell Springs, 34.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.7%. On a per-household basis, 27.3% of families are below the poverty line in Russell Springs.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.7% of Russell Springs residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 70.4% of Russell Springs residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Russell Springs residents aged 5 and older, 7.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Russell Springs is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Russell Springs, 9.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Russell Springs is $30,925.
In Russell Springs, 47.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.6% of housing units in Russell Springs.
Of all the housing units in Russell Springs, 9.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Russell Springs, 24.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 280 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Russell Springs is $539.
In Russell Springs, 52.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.