Adair County, Kentucky Population 2019

Adair County, Kentucky's estimated population is 19,294 with a growth rate of 0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adair County, Kentucky is the 60th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,215-79-0.41%
201719,294300.16%
201619,264960.50%
201519,168-97-0.50%
201419,2651390.73%
201319,1261891.00%
201218,937-54-0.28%
201118,9912301.23%
201018,7613,40122.14%
199015,3601270.83%
198015,2332,19616.84%
197013,037-1,662-11.31%
196014,699-2,904-16.50%
195017,603-963-5.19%
194018,5662,16513.20%
193016,401-888-5.14%
192017,2897864.76%
191016,5031,61510.85%
190014,8881,1678.51%
189013,7216434.92%
188013,0782,01318.19%
187011,0651,55616.36%
18609,509-389-3.93%
18509,8981,43216.91%
18408,4662493.03%
18308,217-548-6.25%
18208,7652,75445.82%
18106,0110.00%

Adair County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,257
Black or African American700
Two or More Races175
Some Other Race126
American Indian and Alaska Native27
Asian19

Adair County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Adair County, Kentucky Median Age

40.8


Total

38.6


Male

43.4


Female

Adair County, Kentucky Adults

There are 15,415 adults, (3,272 of whom are seniors) in Adair County, Kentucky.

Adair County, Kentucky Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Adair County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,672

50.10%

Male

9,632

49.90%

Adair County, Kentucky Households and Families

Adair County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adair County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
Male81.7%18.3%
All76%24%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female38.9%61.1%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1012.5476
Married3,7853.0989.3
Non Family2,2351.1465.1
Female7423.438.9
Male3393.6981.7

3.11

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adair County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,56512.17%
9th to 12th Grade1,40110.89%
High School Graduate4,82337.50%
Some College2,07716.15%
Associates Degree9637.49%
Bachelors Degree9977.75%
Graduate Degree1,0358.05%

Adair County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,1749,3931,939
Black39933637
Hispanic20911522
Other Race7665
Multiple Races612413
Native American272721

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 77.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,856$30,693$21,529
Less Than High School$18,452$20,294$15,729
High School Grad$24,184$29,388$18,587
Some College$23,019$31,750$20,917
Bachelors Degree$40,236$47,471$32,847
Graduate Degree$50,325$49,245$50,953

$26,856

Average Earnings

$30,693

Average Male

$21,529

Average Female

Adair County, Kentucky Language

Adair County, Kentucky Language by Age

Adair County, Kentucky Language

98.11% of Adair County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9023,64421.56%
Hispanic32014445.00%
Other12010385.83%
Black568386.69%
Multiple1493422.82%

21.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.57%

Male Poverty Rate

22.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adair County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Kentucky is Other, with 85.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Kentucky is Black, with 6.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.67%
High School19.48%
Some College15.77%
Bachelors or Greater7.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.49%
Female Unemployed27.37%
Male Employed12.47%
Female Employed9.57%

Adair County, Kentucky Income

Adair County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,575$46,862
Families$44,873$56,139
Married Families$51,730-
Non Families$15,530$25,077

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Adair County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Adair County, Kentucky 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 35-44.

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans

1,111

Number of Veterans

1,032

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam465
First Gulf War143
Second Gulf War84
Korea56
World War II

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0907.51%
Black213.38%

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

16.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adair County, Kentucky Employment Status

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Adair County, Kentucky

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990