Bracken County, Kentucky Population 2018

Bracken County, Kentucky's estimated population is 8,267 with a growth rate of -1.63% 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
20178,267-137-1.63%
20168,404540.65%
20168,350720.87%
20158,278-69-0.83%
20148,347-63-0.75%
20138,410-41-0.49%
20128,451-54-0.63%
20118,505-9-0.11%
20108,5147489.63%
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
White8,272
Some Other Race72
Two or More Races50
Asian8
Black or African American2

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

Bracken 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

Bracken County, Kentucky Median Age

41


Total

39.9


Male

41.8


Female

Bracken County, Kentucky Adults

There are 6,353 adults, (1,294 of which are seniors) in Bracken County, Kentucky.

Bracken County, Kentucky Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bracken County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

4,216

50.17%

Male

4,188

49.83%

Bracken County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bracken County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bracken County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
Male81.6%18.4%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family68%32%
Female55.4%44.6%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bracken County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4122.4575.3
Married1,7203.1383.8
Non Family1,1901.2268
Female3502.955.4
Male1523.4581.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bracken County, Kentucky Households

Bracken County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4317.56%
9th to 12th Grade5289.27%
High School Graduate2,49443.77%
Some College84614.85%
Associates Degree5659.92%
Bachelors Degree5349.37%
Graduate Degree3005.27%

Bracken County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,6394,713834
Hispanic4416
Other Race20
Asian88
Multiple Races52
Black2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 14.79%.

Bracken County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,604$40,313$28,776
Less Than High School$30,313$30,670$
High School Grad$31,658$39,125$24,077
Some College$33,174$36,295$29,143
Bachelors Degree$42,208$46,389$38,917
Graduate Degree$53,625$64,432$42,727

$34,604

Average Earnings

$40,313

Average Male

$28,776

Average Female

Bracken County, Kentucky Language

Bracken County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bracken County, Kentucky Language

98.08% of Bracken County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1321,62519.98%
Hispanic1308867.69%
Other7272100.00%
Multiple48510.42%

20.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.59%

Male Poverty Rate

22.71%

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 10.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.84%.

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.29%
High School15.59%
Some College12.76%
Bachelors or Greater5.76%

Bracken County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.54%
Female Unemployed38.57%
Female Employed11.05%
Male Employed7.86%

Bracken County, Kentucky Income

Bracken County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,887$52,167
Families$55,505$64,898
Married Families$63,869$
Non Families$21,288$27,296

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Bracken County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by War

511

Number of Veterans

471

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam156
First Gulf War95
Second Gulf War53
Korea33
World War II17

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54184
65 to 74151
75+82
55 to 6456
18 to 3438

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5098.07%
Black2100.00%

Bracken County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

10.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bracken County, Kentucky Employment Status

Bracken County, Kentucky Employment by Age

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bracken County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Bracken County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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