Bath County, Kentucky Population 2019

Bath County, Kentucky's estimated population is 12,378 with a growth rate of 1.09% 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
201812,38350.04%
201712,3781331.09%
201612,245440.36%
201512,201700.58%
201412,1311571.31%
201311,9741931.64%
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
White11,718
Two or More Races202
Black or African American126
Some Other Race96
Asian35
American Indian and Alaska Native12

Bath County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Bath County, Kentucky Median Age

39.9


Total

38.2


Male

41.1


Female

Bath County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,099 adults, (1,937 of whom are seniors) in Bath County, Kentucky.

Bath County, Kentucky Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bath County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,177

50.68%

Male

6,012

49.32%

Bath County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bath County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bath County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All73.1%26.9%
Male70.8%29.2%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Female56.2%43.8%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5092.6873.1
Married2,3993.0984.7
Non Family1,1521.1959.9
Female7083.4156.2
Male2503.6170.8

3.09

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bath County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91811.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,02912.68%
High School Graduate3,26740.25%
Some College1,23315.19%
Associates Degree7218.88%
Bachelors Degree6367.84%
Graduate Degree3123.84%

Bath County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8585,979948
Black10466
Hispanic9070
Other Race7055
Asian3526
Multiple Races2928

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 12.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,947$32,553$26,681
Less Than High School$21,050$21,366$20,238
High School Grad$31,977$33,155$26,458
Some College$29,479$40,743$22,132
Bachelors Degree$45,865$51,852$40,329
Graduate Degree$51,544$55,069$49,808

$30,947

Average Earnings

$32,553

Average Male

$26,681

Average Female

Bath County, Kentucky Language

Bath County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bath County, Kentucky Language

95.87% of Bath County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.68% of the population.

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty

Bath County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,5272,71623.56%
Black1136355.75%
Hispanic1625332.72%
Multiple2024421.78%
Other963536.46%
Native1212100.00%

23.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.25%

Male Poverty Rate

27.60%

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 21.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.76%
Some College17.69%
High School16.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.49%
Male Unemployed56.48%
Female Employed10.44%
Male Employed9.45%

Bath County, Kentucky Income

Bath County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,763$52,338
Families$42,390$59,104
Married Families$50,679-
Non Families$17,225$28,865

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bath County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans

572

Number of Veterans

535

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam195
First Gulf War117
Korea77
Second Gulf War54
World War II12

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5616.39%
Black1110.58%
Hispanic33.00%

Bath County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bath County, Kentucky Employment Status

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Bath County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Owingsville15101592825.43%
Sharpsburg323345226.81%
Salt Lick303324216.93%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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