Bath County, Kentucky Population 2018

Bath County, Kentucky's estimated population is 12,378 with a growth rate of 2.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bath County, Kentucky is the 88th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,3782652.19%
201612,113-158-1.29%
201612,271770.63%
201512,194650.54%
201412,1291541.29%
201311,9751941.65%
201211,781670.57%
201111,714980.84%
201011,6161,92419.85%
19909,692-333-3.32%
198010,0257908.55%
19709,2351211.33%
19609,114-1,296-12.45%
195010,410-1,041-9.09%
194011,4513763.40%
193011,075-921-7.68%
192011,996-1,992-14.24%
191013,988-746-5.06%
190014,7341,92114.99%
189012,8138316.94%
188011,9821,83718.11%
187010,145-1,968-16.25%
186012,113-2-0.02%
185012,1152,35224.09%
18409,76396410.96%
18308,79983810.53%
18207,9610.00%

Bath County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,648
Black or African American189
Two or More Races149
Some Other Race95
Asian23
American Indian and Alaska Native9

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

Bath 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

Bath County, Kentucky Median Age

40.3


Total

38.8


Male

40.8


Female

Bath County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,085 adults, (1,926 of which are seniors) in Bath County, Kentucky.

Bath County, Kentucky Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bath County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,098

50.34%

Male

6,015

49.66%

Bath County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bath County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bath County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Male63.3%36.7%
Female54.7%45.3%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bath County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4502.773.1
Married2,3663.1683.6
Non Family1,3271.2463.6
Female5913.7954.7
Male1663.9263.3

3.22

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bath County, Kentucky Households

Bath County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91111.23%
9th to 12th Grade1,06313.10%
High School Graduate3,25040.05%
Some College1,24215.30%
Associates Degree6678.22%
Bachelors Degree6898.49%
Graduate Degree2933.61%

Bath County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8435,950957
Black1408825
Hispanic9069
Other Race6755
Asian2315
Multiple Races1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 17.86%.

Bath County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,344$32,290$26,065
Less Than High School$20,176$20,758$
High School Grad$32,073$34,928$26,422
Some College$25,918$40,343$21,413
Bachelors Degree$40,000$47,337$31,765
Graduate Degree$51,750$47,308$51,917

$30,344

Average Earnings

$32,290

Average Male

$26,065

Average Female

Bath County, Kentucky Language

Bath County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bath County, Kentucky Language

97.09% of Bath County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4422,80424.51%
Hispanic1564830.77%
Black1874121.93%
Other953435.79%
Multiple1492919.46%
Native99100.00%

24.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.24%

Male Poverty Rate

27.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bath County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bath County, Kentucky is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bath County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 19.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.42%.

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.86%
Some College22.34%
High School13.46%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.36%
Male Unemployed43.75%
Female Employed12.51%
Male Employed8.82%

Bath County, Kentucky Income

Bath County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,986$50,179
Families$39,574$59,302
Married Families$49,529$
Non Families$15,758$26,607

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bath County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Bath 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.

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by War

581

Number of Veterans

556

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War189
Vietnam161
Second Gulf War52
World War II45
Korea23

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54276
75+106
65 to 7497
55 to 6481
18 to 3421

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5726.53%
Black96.43%
Hispanic21.98%

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bath County, Kentucky Employment Status

Bath County, Kentucky Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bath County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Bath County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bath County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Owingsville15101592825.43%
Sharpsburg323345226.81%
Salt Lick303324216.93%
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