Bourbon County, Kentucky Population 2018

Bourbon County, Kentucky's estimated population is 20,029 with a growth rate of 0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bourbon County, Kentucky is the 58th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,029250.12%
201620,004-53-0.26%
201620,057-36-0.18%
201520,0931170.59%
201419,976480.24%
201319,928-35-0.18%
201219,963-20-0.10%
201119,983540.27%
201019,9296933.60%
199019,236-169-0.87%
198019,4059295.03%
197018,4762981.64%
196018,1784262.40%
195017,752-180-1.00%
194017,932-128-0.71%
193018,060-358-1.94%
192018,4189565.47%
191017,462-607-3.36%
190018,0691,0936.44%
189016,9761,0206.39%
188015,9561,0937.35%
187014,86330.02%
186014,8603942.72%
185014,466-12-0.08%
184014,478-3,958-21.47%
183018,4367724.37%
182017,664-345-1.92%
181018,0095,18440.42%
180012,8254,98863.65%
17907,8370.00%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,057
Black or African American1,435
Some Other Race308
Two or More Races142
Asian55
American Indian and Alaska Native7

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

Bourbon County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bourbon County, Kentucky Median Age

41.6


Total

39.9


Male

44.1


Female

Bourbon County, Kentucky Adults

There are 15,403 adults, (3,481 of which are seniors) in Bourbon County, Kentucky.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bourbon County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

10,232

51.15%

Male

9,772

48.85%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bourbon County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bourbon County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
All61.6%38.4%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Male52.1%47.9%
Female32%68%

61.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bourbon County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0432.4661.6
Married3,6833.0476.1
Non Family2,8021.2355.5
Female1,0693.3232
Male4893.2252.1

3.02

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bourbon County, Kentucky Households

Bourbon County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9296.69%
9th to 12th Grade1,2879.27%
High School Graduate5,19437.42%
Some College2,98621.51%
Associates Degree1,0157.31%
Bachelors Degree1,58811.44%
Graduate Degree8806.34%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,17810,3792,377
Black90383991
Hispanic674342
Other Race16681
Multiple Races6969
Asian5534

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 19.52%.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,886$36,075$26,330
Less Than High School$17,259$20,338$16,157
High School Grad$26,960$33,622$21,094
Some College$31,503$41,389$27,103
Bachelors Degree$51,353$56,287$43,654
Graduate Degree$54,100$62,411$51,743

$30,886

Average Earnings

$36,075

Average Male

$26,330

Average Female

Bourbon County, Kentucky Language

Bourbon County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bourbon County, Kentucky Language

93.67% of Bourbon County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.59% of the population.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Poverty

Bourbon County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7242,49414.91%
Black1,43351836.15%
Hispanic1,29433325.73%
Other2787627.34%
Multiple14221.41%

17.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.31%

Male Poverty Rate

20.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bourbon County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kentucky is Black, with 36.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bourbon County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 1.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.05%.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.75%
High School19.67%
Some College9.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.19%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.55%
Male Unemployed39.67%
Female Employed8.10%
Male Employed4.82%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Income

Bourbon County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,232$58,989
Families$55,504$68,847
Married Families$67,880$
Non Families$26,391$38,844

Bourbon County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bourbon County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bourbon County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Bourbon County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bourbon County, Kentucky Veterans

Bourbon County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,334

Number of Veterans

1,257

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam445
First Gulf War173
Second Gulf War152
Korea127
World War II106

Bourbon County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+369
65 to 74340
35 to 54281
55 to 64269
18 to 3475

Bourbon County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1888.42%
Black14614.66%
Hispanic70.90%

Bourbon County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

5.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bourbon County, Kentucky Employment Status

Bourbon County, Kentucky Employment by Age

61.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bourbon County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Bourbon County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bourbon County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Paris98279840130.13%
Millersburg 79279200.00%
North Middletown64364630.47%
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