From a total population of 12,833, Nelson County has a median age of 33.2. The average age of males, in Nelson County, is 32.4 while the average age of females is 33.5. When you compare this to median age of Kentucky, Nelson County is 5.1 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Nelson County, is $21,393 while the average household income is $32,000. When comparing the median income of people living in Nelson County to the rest of Kentucky, the average income in Nelson County is $2,348 less.