Bracken County, Kentucky Population 2019

Bracken County, Kentucky's estimated population is 8,277 with a growth rate of -1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bracken County, Kentucky is the 107th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20188,239-38-0.46%
20178,277-90-1.08%
20168,367790.95%
20158,288-69-0.83%
20148,357-64-0.76%
20138,421-39-0.46%
20128,460-51-0.60%
20118,511-4-0.05%
20108,5157499.64%
19907,766280.36%
19807,7385117.07%
19707,227-195-2.63%
19607,422-1,002-11.89%
19508,424-965-10.28%
19409,389-227-2.36%
19309,616-594-5.82%
192010,210-98-0.95%
191010,308-1,829-15.07%
190012,137-232-1.88%
189012,369-1,140-8.44%
188013,5092,10018.41%
187011,4093883.52%
186011,0212,11823.79%
18508,9031,85026.23%
18407,0535358.21%
18306,5181,23823.45%
18205,2801,57442.47%
18103,7061,10042.21%
18002,6060.00%

Bracken County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,091
Two or More Races106
Some Other Race76
Asian40
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Black or African American2

Bracken County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Bracken County, Kentucky Median Age

40.7


Total

39.9


Male

41.7


Female

Bracken County, Kentucky Adults

There are 6,271 adults, (1,278 of whom are seniors) in Bracken County, Kentucky.

Bracken County, Kentucky Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bracken County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

4,144

49.75%

Male

4,186

50.25%

Bracken County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bracken County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bracken County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All72.4%27.6%
Male71.6%28.4%
Non Family67.7%32.3%
Female49.5%50.5%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4272.4272.4
Married1,7163.180.2
Non Family1,2061.2367.7
Female3292.8649.5
Male1763.1771.6

3.01

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bracken County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3956.99%
9th to 12th Grade4868.60%
High School Graduate2,49144.06%
Some College99617.62%
Associates Degree4968.77%
Bachelors Degree4387.75%
Graduate Degree3526.23%

Bracken County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,5404,701790
Hispanic5319
Asian3232
Other Race25
Native American1515
Multiple Races126
Black2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,506$43,571$30,000
Less Than High School$30,132$32,039$
High School Grad$35,479$42,351$23,867
Some College$32,175$44,615$29,295
Bachelors Degree$40,656$42,042$36,855
Graduate Degree$53,125$60,417$51,000

$36,506

Average Earnings

$43,571

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Bracken County, Kentucky Language

Bracken County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bracken County, Kentucky Language

97.83% of Bracken County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,9611,64620.68%
Hispanic1348966.42%
Other7676100.00%
Asian401845.00%
Multiple1021211.76%

21.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.88%

Male Poverty Rate

23.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bracken County, Kentucky

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bracken County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 11.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.76%
High School16.35%
Some College15.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.59%
Male Unemployed47.06%
Female Employed12.05%
Male Employed7.77%

Bracken County, Kentucky Income

Bracken County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,458$53,748
Families$57,551$65,398
Married Families$66,136-
Non Families$24,487$31,155

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bracken County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Bracken County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans

430

Number of Veterans

400

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam146
First Gulf War82
Second Gulf War59
Korea30
World War II8

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4286.93%
Black2100.00%

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bracken County, Kentucky Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Bracken County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Augusta11901175-15-1.26%
Brooksville648643-5-0.77%
Germantown 154153-1-0.65%
  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