Allen County, Kentucky Population 2019

Allen County, Kentucky's estimated population is 20,921 with a growth rate of 0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Allen County, Kentucky is the 54th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201821,1222010.96%
201720,9211830.88%
201620,738600.29%
201520,6781680.82%
201420,5101770.87%
201320,333830.41%
201220,250600.30%
201120,1901420.71%
201020,0485,42037.05%
199014,6285003.54%
198014,1281,53012.14%
197012,5983292.68%
196012,269-1,518-11.01%
195013,787-1,709-11.03%
194015,4963162.08%
193015,180-1,581-9.43%
192016,7611,87912.63%
191014,8822251.54%
190014,6579657.05%
189013,6921,60313.26%
188012,0891,79317.41%
187010,2961,10912.07%
18609,1874455.09%
18508,7421,41319.28%
18407,32984413.01%
18306,4851,15821.74%
18205,3270.00%

Allen County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,832
Black or African American392
Some Other Race206
Two or More Races149
Asian41
American Indian and Alaska Native8

Allen County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Allen County, Kentucky Median Age

40.6


Total

39.5


Male

42.4


Female

Allen County, Kentucky Adults

There are 15,718 adults, (3,395 of whom are seniors) in Allen County, Kentucky.

Allen County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

10,401

50.42%

Male

10,227

49.58%

Allen County, Kentucky Households and Families

Allen County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Allen County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Non Family67.4%32.6%
Female56.5%43.5%
Male38.6%61.4%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7052.6571.9
Married4,4743.1779.4
Non Family2,0121.1867.4
Female8953.1556.5
Male3243.1738.6

3.11

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3909.88%
9th to 12th Grade1,48810.57%
High School Graduate5,49139.02%
Some College2,48817.68%
Associates Degree1,1938.48%
Bachelors Degree1,2749.05%
Graduate Degree7495.32%

Allen County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,54810,7901,935
Black23717154
Hispanic171117
Other Race128110
Multiple Races10710734
Asian1010

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 31.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,694$33,693$25,883
Less Than High School$17,932$21,280$8,487
High School Grad$29,513$32,432$21,507
Some College$30,485$36,150$25,638
Bachelors Degree$34,560$36,897$32,772
Graduate Degree$50,023$57,750$47,647

$30,694

Average Earnings

$33,693

Average Male

$25,883

Average Female

Allen County, Kentucky Language

Allen County, Kentucky Language by Age

Allen County, Kentucky Language

93.33% of Allen County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.03% of the population.

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,4353,96020.38%
Hispanic3978922.42%
Black388194.90%

19.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.29%

Male Poverty Rate

21.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 22.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kentucky is Black, with 4.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.40%
High School15.63%
Some College13.27%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.04%
Female Unemployed39.74%
Male Employed9.94%
Female Employed9.72%

Allen County, Kentucky Income

Allen County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,598$55,402
Families$51,341$64,266
Married Families$60,207-
Non Families$19,107$27,992

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Allen County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Allen County, Kentucky 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 45-54.

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans

1,215

Number of Veterans

1,101

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam563
Second Gulf War165
Korea153
First Gulf War94
World War II9

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

5.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen County, Kentucky Employment Status

56%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Allen County, Kentucky

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  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990