Anderson County, Kentucky Population 2019

Anderson County, Kentucky's estimated population is 22,518 with a growth rate of 1.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anderson County, Kentucky is the 50th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201822,6631450.64%
201722,5183721.68%
201622,1462551.16%
201521,891380.17%
201421,8531160.53%
201321,737510.24%
201221,6861350.63%
201121,551940.44%
201021,4576,88647.26%
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
White20,998
Black or African American518
Two or More Races299
Asian162
Some Other Race40

Anderson County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Anderson County, Kentucky Median Age

40.5


Total

39.2


Male

41.4


Female

Anderson County, Kentucky Adults

There are 16,697 adults, (3,191 of whom are seniors) in Anderson County, Kentucky.

Anderson County, Kentucky Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

11,378

51.68%

Male

10,639

48.32%

Anderson County, Kentucky Households and Families

Anderson County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anderson County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.4%5.6%
Married83.8%16.2%
All76.4%23.6%
Female66.5%33.5%
Non Family63.7%36.3%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6132.5476.4
Married4,8053.1283.8
Non Family2,6841.2463.7
Female7853.4566.5
Male3392.794.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anderson County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6704.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,1077.33%
High School Graduate5,64637.40%
Some College3,23021.40%
Associates Degree1,4179.39%
Bachelors Degree1,97413.08%
Graduate Degree1,0526.97%

Anderson County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,30412,6372,779
Black36334827
Multiple Races261216136
Hispanic208158107
Other Race40
Asian3434

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 52.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,152$38,296$31,407
Less Than High School$16,964$17,917$16,339
High School Grad$30,491$35,101$24,144
Some College$33,137$38,288$31,822
Bachelors Degree$46,406$48,838$42,434
Graduate Degree$47,537$70,083$45,972

$35,152

Average Earnings

$38,296

Average Male

$31,407

Average Female

Anderson County, Kentucky Language

Anderson County, Kentucky Language by Age

Anderson County, Kentucky Language

98.07% of Anderson County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty

Anderson County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5542,42511.80%
Black51111021.53%
Multiple2996923.08%
Hispanic366133.55%

11.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.36%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 23.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 3.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.41%
High School12.60%
Some College6.62%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.32%
Female Unemployed9.51%
Female Employed7.59%
Male Employed3.91%

Anderson County, Kentucky Income

Anderson County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,681$62,434
Families$65,605$73,350
Married Families$72,738-
Non Families$30,942$34,974

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Anderson County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans

1,458

Number of Veterans

1,334

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam578
First Gulf War436
Second Gulf War229
Korea67
World War II41

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4028.76%
2 or More2911.11%
Black277.44%
Hispanic146.73%

Anderson County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson County, Kentucky Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Anderson 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