Adair County, Kentucky Population 2018

Adair County, Kentucky's estimated population is 19,485 with a growth rate of 1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adair County, Kentucky is the 59th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,4853291.72%
201619,156-223-1.15%
201619,379810.42%
201519,298520.27%
201419,2461360.71%
201319,1101810.96%
201218,929-55-0.29%
201118,9842301.23%
201018,7543,39422.10%
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
White18,164
Black or African American593
Two or More Races237
Some Other Race88
Asian48
American Indian and Alaska Native26

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Adair County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Adair County, Kentucky Median Age

40.8


Total

38.8


Male

42.9


Female

Adair County, Kentucky Adults

There are 15,248 adults, (3,199 of which are seniors) in Adair County, Kentucky.

Adair County, Kentucky Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Adair County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,672

50.49%

Male

9,484

49.51%

Adair County, Kentucky Households and Families

Adair County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adair County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
Male77.6%22.4%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family64.6%35.4%
Female40.8%59.2%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adair County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1262.5175.5
Married3,9513.0787.9
Non Family2,1921.1564.6
Female7333.1640.8
Male2503.7177.6

3.05

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adair County, Kentucky Households

Adair County, Kentucky Education

Adair County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,52711.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,53712.05%
High School Graduate4,63936.38%
Some College1,98615.57%
Associates Degree9617.54%
Bachelors Degree1,1188.77%
Graduate Degree9857.72%

Adair County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,0339,1652,039
Black35827827
Hispanic19810514
Multiple Races114866
Other Race5343
Asian2929
Native American262617

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 65.38%.

Adair County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,867$28,265$21,796
Less Than High School$16,818$18,295$12,778
High School Grad$23,598$27,003$18,138
Some College$23,793$29,688$20,833
Bachelors Degree$36,211$42,150$32,414
Graduate Degree$48,667$48,214$49,063

$25,867

Average Earnings

$28,265

Average Male

$21,796

Average Female

Adair County, Kentucky Language

Adair County, Kentucky Language by Age

Adair County, Kentucky Language

97.90% of Adair County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7883,84022.87%
Multiple21311353.05%
Hispanic32110532.71%
Black4517817.29%
Other837387.95%
Asian291551.72%

23.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.14%

Male Poverty Rate

25.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adair County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Kentucky is Other, with 87.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adair County, Kentucky is Black, with 17.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.73%.

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.12%
High School19.95%
Some College16.21%
Bachelors or Greater7.04%

Adair County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.66%
Female Unemployed37.22%
Male Employed13.82%
Female Employed11.79%

Adair County, Kentucky Income

Adair County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,873$46,400
Families$44,400$55,707
Married Families$51,904$
Non Families$16,017$24,219

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Adair County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,197

Number of Veterans

1,109

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam481
First Gulf War222
Second Gulf War72
Korea62
World War II56

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74401
35 to 54287
55 to 64221
75+199
18 to 3489

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1678.10%
Black305.48%

Adair County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

13.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adair County, Kentucky Employment Status

Adair County, Kentucky Employment by Age

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Adair County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Adair County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Adair County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Columbia445248854339.73%
Data Sources
  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