Bullitt County, Kentucky Population 2019

Bullitt County, Kentucky's estimated population is 80,284 with a growth rate of 1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bullitt County, Kentucky is the 10th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201881,0697850.98%
201780,2841,0531.33%
201679,2315350.68%
201578,6966440.83%
201478,0521,1531.50%
201376,8999781.29%
201275,9217220.96%
201175,1997000.94%
201074,49926,93256.62%
199047,5674,2219.74%
198043,34617,25666.14%
197026,09010,36465.90%
196015,7264,37738.57%
195011,3491,83819.32%
19409,5116437.25%
19308,868-460-4.93%
19209,328-159-1.68%
19109,487-115-1.20%
19009,6021,31115.81%
18908,291-230-2.70%
18808,5217409.51%
18707,7814926.75%
18607,2895157.60%
18506,7744406.95%
18406,33468212.07%
18305,652-179-3.07%
18205,8311,52035.26%
18104,31176921.71%
18003,5420.00%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White75,716
Two or More Races1,350
Black or African American534
Asian517
Some Other Race301
American Indian and Alaska Native145
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander59

Bullitt County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Bullitt County, Kentucky Median Age

39.8


Total

39.2


Male

40.5


Female

Bullitt County, Kentucky Adults

There are 60,689 adults, (11,273 of whom are seniors) in Bullitt County, Kentucky.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bullitt County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

39,491

50.23%

Male

39,131

49.77%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bullitt County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bullitt County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All81.6%18.4%
Non Family72.1%27.9%
Male70.8%29.2%
Female64.4%35.6%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,0142.781.6
Married16,2973.1690.7
Non Family7,7221.2372.1
Female3,2783.5764.4
Male1,7173.2270.8

3.13

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bullitt County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0603.81%
9th to 12th Grade4,7968.86%
High School Graduate22,34741.29%
Some College12,43422.97%
Associates Degree4,9489.14%
Bachelors Degree4,9239.10%
Graduate Degree2,6134.83%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51,96945,4207,341
Hispanic74665675
Multiple Races53852012
Black3652786
Asian34926983
Other Race18615710
Native American115759
Islander1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 23.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,452$44,681$31,665
Less Than High School$22,444$26,875$16,442
High School Grad$35,351$42,855$24,823
Some College$37,362$47,162$31,485
Bachelors Degree$46,286$52,712$42,168
Graduate Degree$60,625$70,192$58,000

$37,452

Average Earnings

$44,681

Average Male

$31,665

Average Female

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language

97.89% of Bullitt County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White74,0537,2799.83%
Hispanic1,39934824.87%
Multiple1,29220716.02%
Other30111237.21%
Asian5177213.93%
Black5085110.04%
Islander591830.51%

10.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.58%

Male Poverty Rate

10.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky is Other, with 37.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky is White, with 9.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.86%
High School9.65%
Some College6.62%
Bachelors or Greater1.04%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.33%
Female Unemployed26.27%
Female Employed5.12%
Male Employed2.24%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Income

Bullitt County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,917$69,853
Families$69,299$78,439
Married Families$79,967$88,105
Non Families$31,643$40,489

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Bullitt County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans

5,271

Number of Veterans

5,031

Male Veterans

240

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,175
First Gulf War1,121
Second Gulf War751
Korea298
World War II145

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,0228.55%
2 or More9913.06%
Black9023.75%
Indian4029.63%
Hispanic364.15%
Hawaiian1830.51%
Other21.01%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bullitt County, Kentucky Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Bullitt County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mount Washington13455143609056.73%
Shepherdsville11348120827346.47%
Hillview830288515496.61%
Pioneer Village270628991937.13%
Lebanon Junction181319271146.29%
Hebron Estates10781153756.96%
Fox Chase447479327.16%
Hunters Hollow356379236.46%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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