Georgetown, Kentucky Population 2019

Georgetown, Kentucky's estimated population is 34,395 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Georgetown, Kentucky is the 7th largest city in Kentucky based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2074.14 people/mi² (800.83 people/km²).

The overall median age is 32.4 years, 31.2 years for males, and 33.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.54 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 Georgetown, Kentucky is $61,427, while the mean household income is $70,762.

Georgetown Ky Demographics

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

  • White: 85.46%
  • Black or African American: 6.75%
  • Two or more races: 3.77%
  • Other race: 2.57%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Georgetown, Kentucky?

34,395
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201834,3957302.17%
201733,6658432.57%
201632,8227512.34%
201532,0714991.58%
201431,5727312.37%
201330,8416172.04%
201230,2246372.15%
201129,5873851.32%
201029,20211,1224.91%
200018,0806,6664.71%
199011,4144420.40%
198010,9722,3432.43%
19708,6291,6432.13%
19606,9861,4702.39%
19505,5161,0962.24%
19404,4201910.44%
19304,2293260.81%
19203,903-630-1.49%
19104,5337101.72%
19003,8230.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,470
Black or African American2,169
Two or More Races1,212
Some Other Race825
Asian439
American Indian and Alaska Native27

Georgetown Ky Population Pyramid 2019

Georgetown Ky Median Age

32.4


Total

31.2


Male

33.6


Female

Georgetown Ky Adults

There are 23,587 adults, (3,090 of whom are seniors) in Georgetown Ky.

Georgetown Ky Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

15.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Georgetown Ky Sex Ratio

Female

16,261

50.59%

Male

15,881

49.41%

Georgetown Ky Households and Families

Georgetown Ky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Georgetown Ky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
All61.7%38.3%
Female46%54%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Male43.2%56.8%

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,1502.5461.7
Married6,2973.1477
Non Family3,6911.2445.1
Female1,593346
Male5692.9243.2

3

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Georgetown Ky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7223.62%
9th to 12th Grade1,2476.26%
High School Graduate6,23131.28%
Some College4,46822.43%
Associates Degree1,8579.32%
Bachelors Degree3,30016.56%
Graduate Degree2,09710.53%

Georgetown Ky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,16115,7144,893
Black1,4001,202167
Hispanic700435108
Other Race41017810
Multiple Races375329131
Asian285285106
Native American2714

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,760$41,944$30,720
Less Than High School$15,367$15,179$15,525
High School Grad$29,730$36,585$23,067
Some College$36,977$44,655$28,143
Bachelors Degree$46,434$52,776$41,413
Graduate Degree$58,625$71,944$53,284

$36,760

Average Earnings

$41,944

Average Male

$30,720

Average Female

Georgetown Ky Language

Georgetown Ky Language by Age

Georgetown Ky Language

94.93% of Georgetown Ky residents speak only English, while 5.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.44% of the population.

Georgetown Ky Poverty

Georgetown Ky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,7252,5589.94%
Black2,01479439.42%
Hispanic1,24539431.65%
Other78128236.11%
Multiple1,17221918.69%
Asian428204.67%
Native2727.41%

12.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.73%

Male Poverty Rate

14.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Georgetown Ky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Georgetown Ky is Black, with 39.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown Ky is Asian, with 4.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.11%
Some College10.47%
High School9.92%
Bachelors or Greater2.69%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.99%
Female Unemployed15.63%
Female Employed8.99%
Male Employed6.11%

Georgetown Ky Income

Georgetown Ky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,427$70,762
Families$71,429$79,993
Married Families$82,223-
Non Families$36,525$45,070

Georgetown Ky Marital Status

Georgetown Ky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Georgetown Ky Married by Age and Sex

Georgetown Ky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Georgetown Ky Marital Status by Race

Georgetown Ky Veterans

2,105

Number of Veterans

1,867

Male Veterans

238

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War584
Second Gulf War555
Vietnam444
Korea152
World War II94

Georgetown Ky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8899.17%
Black18812.05%
Hispanic536.35%
2 or More193.46%
Indian933.33%

Georgetown Ky Veterans by Education

2.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Georgetown Ky Employment Status

72.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Georgetown 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

65.63%

Born in Kentucky

96.23%

Native Born

3.77%

Foreign Born

2.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.23% of Georgetown Ky residents were born in the United States, with 65.63% having been born in Kentucky. 2.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.