Allen County, Kentucky Population 2018

Allen County, Kentucky's estimated population is 20,933 with a growth rate of 2.51% 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
201720,9335122.51%
201620,421-308-1.49%
201620,729670.32%
201520,6621650.80%
201420,4971780.88%
201320,319800.40%
201220,239580.29%
201120,1811350.67%
201020,0465,41837.04%
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
White19,701
Black or African American310
Some Other Race176
Two or More Races156
Asian72
American Indian and Alaska Native6

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

Allen County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Allen County, Kentucky Median Age

40.3


Total

39.6


Male

41.7


Female

Allen County, Kentucky Adults

There are 15,520 adults, (3,247 of which are seniors) in Allen County, Kentucky.

Allen County, Kentucky Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Allen County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

10,275

50.32%

Male

10,146

49.68%

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%21%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female48.2%51.8%
Male47.2%52.8%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Allen County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7052.6270.1
Married4,4473.2479
Non Family2,1441.1763.2
Female8132.8948.2
Male3013.1147.2

3.14

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Allen County, Kentucky Households

Allen County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,53111.07%
9th to 12th Grade1,73112.52%
High School Graduate4,95035.80%
Some College2,63019.02%
Associates Degree1,1007.96%
Bachelors Degree1,1228.11%
Graduate Degree7635.52%

Allen County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,34510,1921,824
Hispanic16310811
Black1519711
Multiple Races11311339
Other Race10083
Asian5555

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 34.51%.

Allen County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,274$31,775$26,726
Less Than High School$20,299$22,987$11,855
High School Grad$27,379$31,999$20,298
Some College$29,154$31,988$26,340
Bachelors Degree$35,196$40,369$31,727
Graduate Degree$50,135$48,068$50,462

$30,274

Average Earnings

$31,775

Average Male

$26,726

Average Female

Allen County, Kentucky Language

Allen County, Kentucky Language by Age

Allen County, Kentucky Language

92.61% of Allen County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 6.00% of the population.

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,2373,26416.97%
Hispanic3789324.60%
Multiple1563321.15%
Black302309.93%

16.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.67%

Male Poverty Rate

18.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Allen County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 24.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Allen County, Kentucky is Black, with 9.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.43%.

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.70%
Some College13.13%
High School12.98%
Bachelors or Greater3.04%

Allen County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.58%
Male Unemployed39.14%
Male Employed7.98%
Female Employed5.39%

Allen County, Kentucky Income

Allen County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,166$52,935
Families$51,776$62,630
Married Families$59,397$
Non Families$17,423$26,690

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

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

Allen County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,398

Number of Veterans

1,300

Male Veterans

98

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam581
Second Gulf War167
Korea166
First Gulf War153
World War II30

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74468
75+289
35 to 54285
55 to 64242
18 to 34114

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Allen County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Allen County, Kentucky Employment Status

Allen County, Kentucky Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Allen County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Allen County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Allen County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Scottsville422644161904.50%
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