Florence, Kentucky Population 2019

Florence, Kentucky's estimated population is 32,479 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Florence, Kentucky is the 8th largest city in Kentucky based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3051.65 people/mi² (1178.24 people/km²).

The overall median age is 38.1 years, 34.1 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.45 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Florence, Kentucky is $56,670, while the mean household income is $72,227.

Florence Ky Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Florence Ky was:

  • White: 88.62%
  • Black or African American: 4.97%
  • Asian: 2.34%
  • Other race: 2.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.76%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Florence, Kentucky?

32,479
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201832,4791950.60%
201732,2843241.01%
201631,9603080.97%
201531,6523461.11%
201431,3063831.24%
201330,9233771.23%
201230,5463571.18%
201130,1895181.75%
201029,6716,1202.34%
200023,5514,9272.37%
199018,6243,0381.80%
198015,5863,9252.94%
197011,6615,8137.15%
19605,8485,04810.46%
19408000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,007
Black or African American1,572
Asian741
Some Other Race663
Two or More Races557
American Indian and Alaska Native63

Florence Ky Population Pyramid 2019

Florence Ky Median Age

38.1


Total

34.1


Male

41


Female

Florence Ky Adults

There are 24,328 adults, (5,199 of whom are seniors) in Florence Ky.

Florence Ky Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Florence Ky Sex Ratio

Female

16,146

51.09%

Male

15,457

48.91%

Florence Ky Households and Families

Florence Ky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Florence Ky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
All53%47%
Non Family36.9%63.1%
Female36.8%63.2%
Male27%73%

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7652.4553
Married5,7093.1574.1
Non Family4,5041.2536.9
Female1,8082.9836.8
Male7443.127

3.01

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Florence Ky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6322.91%
9th to 12th Grade1,4506.69%
High School Graduate6,15328.37%
Some College6,44129.70%
Associates Degree1,6657.68%
Bachelors Degree3,31915.30%
Graduate Degree2,0309.36%

Florence Ky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,88317,3074,653
Hispanic1,084754120
Black987887171
Asian511398331
Other Race37130070
Multiple Races21821867
Native American63447

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,789$43,960$32,440
Less Than High School$20,728$21,358$
High School Grad$31,144$34,752$24,031
Some College$36,197$44,230$28,878
Bachelors Degree$48,692$60,253$37,500
Graduate Degree$62,204$61,624$64,850

$36,789

Average Earnings

$43,960

Average Male

$32,440

Average Female

Florence Ky Language

Florence Ky Language by Age

Florence Ky Language

90.18% of Florence Ky residents speak only English, while 9.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.31% of the population.

Florence Ky Poverty

Florence Ky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,5951,7186.46%
Hispanic1,67338222.83%
Black1,57232920.93%
Other66315623.53%
Asian7247710.64%
Native563766.07%
Multiple556173.06%

8.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.17%

Male Poverty Rate

10.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Florence Ky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Florence Ky is Native, with 66.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florence Ky is Multiple, with 3.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.71%
High School12.88%
Some College5.35%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.88%
Female Unemployed25.79%
Female Employed6.85%
Male Employed2.09%

Florence Ky Income

Florence Ky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,670$72,227
Families$67,933$84,751
Married Families$85,874-
Non Families$33,899$46,698

Florence Ky Marital Status

Florence Ky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Florence Ky Married by Age and Sex

Florence Ky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Florence Ky Marital Status by Race

Florence Ky Veterans

2,310

Number of Veterans

2,143

Male Veterans

167

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam795
Second Gulf War393
First Gulf War391
Korea245
World War II81

Florence Ky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,25410.40%
Hispanic554.46%
Black372.99%
Asian193.23%

Florence Ky Veterans by Education

6.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florence Ky Employment Status

70.1%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Florence Ky Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.51%

Born in Kentucky

92.37%

Native Born

7.63%

Foreign Born

4.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.37% of Florence Ky residents were born in the United States, with 52.51% having been born in Kentucky. 4.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.