|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Salt Lick is 249. Salt Lick, Kentucky is the 15,793rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Salt Lick was in 2000, when its population was 345. In 2000, Salt Lick was the 14,943rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,793rd largest city in the US. Salt Lick is currently 27.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Salt Lick has shrunk 27.8% since the year 2000. Salt Lick, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15787||Lake Ann, Michigan||249||-9.7%|
|15790||Richland Springs, Texas||249||-28.8%|
|15792||Rowesville, South Carolina||249||-37.5%|
|15793||Salt Lick, Kentucky||249||-27.8%|
|15796||Deep River, Iowa||248||-13.8%|
The total voting age population of Salt Lick, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 231. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.7% of the residents of Salt Lick are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Salt Lick are 94.7% White, 4.0% Asian and 1.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Salt Lick, 39.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 63.9%. On a per-household basis, 35.4% of families are below the poverty line in Salt Lick.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.6% of Salt Lick residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.0% of Salt Lick residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.9% have a bachelor's degree and 16.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Salt Lick residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Salt Lick is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Salt Lick, 29.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Salt Lick is $29,375.
In Salt Lick, 51.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.1% of housing units in Salt Lick.
Of all the housing units in Salt Lick, 8.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Salt Lick, 14.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Salt Lick is $550.
In Salt Lick, 76.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.