Anderson County, Kentucky Population 2018

Anderson County, Kentucky's estimated population is 22,544 with a growth rate of 3.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anderson County, Kentucky is the 51st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,5446773.10%
201621,867-277-1.25%
201622,1442791.28%
201521,865410.19%
201421,8241180.54%
201321,706490.23%
201221,6571350.63%
201121,522950.44%
201021,4276,85647.05%
199014,5712,00415.95%
198012,5673,20934.29%
19709,3587408.59%
19608,618-366-4.07%
19508,984480.54%
19408,9364425.20%
19308,494-1,488-14.91%
19209,982-164-1.62%
191010,146950.95%
190010,051-559-5.27%
189010,6101,24913.34%
18809,3613,91271.79%
18705,449-1,955-26.40%
18607,4041,14418.27%
18506,26080814.82%
18405,45293220.62%
18304,5200.00%

Anderson County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,862
Black or African American558
Two or More Races290
Asian84
Some Other Race73

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

Anderson 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

Anderson County, Kentucky Median Age

40.6


Total

39.2


Male

41.6


Female

Anderson County, Kentucky Adults

There are 16,575 adults, (3,105 of which are seniors) in Anderson County, Kentucky.

Anderson County, Kentucky Age Dependency

62.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

11,242

51.41%

Male

10,625

48.59%

Anderson County, Kentucky Households and Families

Anderson County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anderson County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male95.8%4.2%
Married83.7%16.3%
All75.4%24.6%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Female58.1%41.9%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anderson County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5542.5475.4
Married4,7733.0783.7
Non Family2,5381.2563.4
Female9103.3758.1
Male3332.6595.8

3

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anderson County, Kentucky Households

Anderson County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6124.09%
9th to 12th Grade1,0887.27%
High School Graduate5,93039.61%
Some College3,26021.78%
Associates Degree1,2458.32%
Bachelors Degree1,87912.55%
Graduate Degree9566.39%

Anderson County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,20912,6422,685
Black37533812
Multiple Races254202102
Hispanic17513136
Other Race6029

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 90.13%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.16%.

Anderson County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,459$38,042$30,480
Less Than High School$14,135$$13,243
High School Grad$30,158$35,857$24,234
Some College$31,801$34,583$31,256
Bachelors Degree$47,232$48,219$46,510
Graduate Degree$50,337$53,100$47,068

$34,459

Average Earnings

$38,042

Average Male

$30,480

Average Female

Anderson County, Kentucky Language

Anderson County, Kentucky Language by Age

Anderson County, Kentucky Language

98.72% of Anderson County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,4252,22610.90%
Black55411019.86%
Multiple2907425.52%
Hispanic3424312.57%
Other731317.81%

11.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.04%

Male Poverty Rate

12.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 25.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky is White, with 10.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.90%.

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.08%
High School12.36%
Some College5.99%
Bachelors or Greater1.42%

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.51%
Female Unemployed8.01%
Female Employed7.58%
Male Employed3.75%

Anderson County, Kentucky Income

Anderson County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,513$62,155
Families$64,688$72,103
Married Families$73,663$
Non Families$30,452$35,665

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Anderson 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 45To54.

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,613

Number of Veterans

1,455

Male Veterans

158

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam656
First Gulf War479
Second Gulf War230
Korea74
World War II41

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54555
65 to 74405
55 to 64306
75+235
18 to 34112

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5559.79%
2 or More3011.81%
Black287.47%

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

5.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson County, Kentucky Employment Status

Anderson County, Kentucky Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Anderson County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Anderson County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lawrenceburg10902111692672.45%
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