Boone County, Kentucky Population 2019

Boone County, Kentucky's estimated population is 130,611 with a growth rate of 1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Boone County, Kentucky is the 4th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018131,5339220.71%
2017130,6111,4261.10%
2016129,1851,3671.07%
2015127,8181,4881.18%
2014126,3301,6501.32%
2013124,6801,6061.30%
2012123,0741,5291.26%
2011121,5452,1661.81%
2010119,37961,790107.29%
199057,58911,74725.62%
198045,84213,03039.71%
197032,81210,87249.55%
196021,9408,92568.57%
195013,0152,19520.29%
194010,8201,22512.77%
19309,595230.24%
19209,5721521.61%
19109,420-1,750-15.67%
190011,170-1,076-8.79%
189012,2462502.08%
188011,9961,30012.15%
187010,696-500-4.47%
186011,196110.10%
185011,1851,15111.47%
184010,03495910.57%
18309,0752,53338.72%
18206,5422,93481.32%
18103,6082,074135.20%
18001,5340.00%

Boone County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White116,641
Black or African American3,907
Asian2,954
Two or More Races2,728
Some Other Race1,309
American Indian and Alaska Native143

Boone County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Boone County, Kentucky Median Age

37.1


Total

36.4


Male

37.9


Female

Boone County, Kentucky Adults

There are 93,557 adults, (15,414 of whom are seniors) in Boone County, Kentucky.

Boone County, Kentucky Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Boone County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

64,560

50.56%

Male

63,122

49.44%

Boone County, Kentucky Households and Families

Boone County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boone County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All73.5%26.5%
Male59.2%40.8%
Non Family56.9%43.1%
Female51.9%48.1%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,0952.7573.5
Married27,0953.2785.9
Non Family11,3231.2356.9
Female5,3903.1351.9
Male2,2873.1259.2

3.17

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boone County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0612.47%
9th to 12th Grade4,0164.82%
High School Graduate22,47826.95%
Some College21,41425.68%
Associates Degree7,1648.59%
Bachelors Degree16,76220.10%
Graduate Degree9,49811.39%

Boone County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White75,41470,70523,940
Hispanic2,6671,806474
Black2,4122,213375
Asian1,9881,6431,213
Multiple Races907907251
Other Race63536191
Native American1221037

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 61.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,308$53,480$34,038
Less Than High School$22,941$24,345$18,112
High School Grad$31,666$36,708$26,980
Some College$39,574$52,263$29,727
Bachelors Degree$63,405$80,685$45,340
Graduate Degree$66,004$87,905$55,675

$43,308

Average Earnings

$53,480

Average Male

$34,038

Average Female

Boone County, Kentucky Language

Boone County, Kentucky Language by Age

Boone County, Kentucky Language

92.87% of Boone County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.69% of the population.

Boone County, Kentucky Poverty

Boone County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White111,8786,9916.25%
Hispanic5,0531,14922.74%
Black3,85393624.29%
Other1,25741833.25%
Multiple2,72332011.75%
Asian2,9271384.71%
Native1363727.21%

7.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.25%

Male Poverty Rate

8.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boone County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Kentucky is Other, with 33.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Kentucky is Asian, with 4.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.03%
High School10.61%
Some College5.37%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.99%
Female Unemployed19.42%
Female Employed4.82%
Male Employed2.49%

Boone County, Kentucky Income

Boone County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,731$90,790
Families$85,821$101,923
Married Families$95,746$113,637
Non Families$39,468$52,933

Boone County, Kentucky Marital Status

Boone County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Boone County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Boone 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.

Boone County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Boone County, Kentucky Veterans

8,344

Number of Veterans

7,846

Male Veterans

498

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,116
Second Gulf War1,468
First Gulf War1,454
Korea701
World War II153

Boone County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,0369.34%
Black2037.17%
Hispanic1785.86%
2 or More503.85%
Asian341.61%
Indian2117.21%

Boone County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

4.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boone County, Kentucky Employment Status

70.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Boone County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Florence299903246024708.24%
Union535058074578.54%
Walton 363839272897.94%
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