Bullitt County, Kentucky Population 2018

Bullitt County, Kentucky's estimated population is 80,246 with a growth rate of 3.24% 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
201780,2462,5193.24%
201677,727-1,482-1.87%
201679,2095020.64%
201578,7076540.84%
201478,0531,1561.50%
201376,8979721.28%
201275,9257160.95%
201175,2097000.94%
201074,50926,94256.64%
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
White74,875
Two or More Races1,396
Black or African American486
Asian407
Some Other Race362
American Indian and Alaska Native105
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander96

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

Bullitt 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

Bullitt County, Kentucky Median Age

39.7


Total

39.1


Male

40.2


Female

Bullitt County, Kentucky Adults

There are 59,694 adults, (10,571 of which are seniors) in Bullitt County, Kentucky.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bullitt County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

39,070

50.27%

Male

38,657

49.73%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Households and Families

Bullitt County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bullitt County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All82.5%17.5%
Male73.8%26.2%
Non Family73.4%26.6%
Female64.5%35.5%

82.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bullitt County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,5332.7182.5
Married15,9943.1691.5
Non Family7,3971.2373.4
Female3,4723.5564.5
Male1,6703.2673.8

3.13

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bullitt County, Kentucky Households

Bullitt County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1203.99%
9th to 12th Grade4,9269.28%
High School Graduate21,79641.05%
Some College11,82822.28%
Associates Degree4,8889.21%
Bachelors Degree4,8649.16%
Graduate Degree2,6685.03%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51,11044,4687,294
Hispanic62453094
Multiple Races59348422
Black3852547
Asian27721876
Other Race1831569
Native American77397
Islander232323

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 100.00%.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,356$42,368$30,450
Less Than High School$22,421$26,620$20,191
High School Grad$32,201$40,490$24,195
Some College$36,638$46,857$30,245
Bachelors Degree$46,134$53,453$41,554
Graduate Degree$61,070$72,351$54,110

$36,356

Average Earnings

$42,368

Average Male

$30,450

Average Female

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language by Age

Bullitt County, Kentucky Language

98.06% of Bullitt County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White73,3297,2279.86%
Hispanic1,32039129.62%
Multiple1,39021615.54%
Other36215342.27%
Asian4077017.20%
Black453296.40%

10.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.84%

Male Poverty Rate

10.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky is Other, with 42.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bullitt County, Kentucky is Black, with 6.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.84%.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.51%
High School9.66%
Some College5.93%
Bachelors or Greater1.00%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.71%
Female Unemployed26.79%
Female Employed4.92%
Male Employed2.66%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Income

Bullitt County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,702$67,730
Families$67,256$75,165
Married Families$77,906$84,620
Non Families$29,868$40,668

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Bullitt County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by War

5,443

Number of Veterans

5,201

Male Veterans

242

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,208
First Gulf War1,147
Second Gulf War773
Korea291
World War II191

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,549
55 to 641,293
35 to 541,278
75+916
18 to 34407

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,2509.10%
Black12229.83%
Hispanic688.41%
2 or More567.66%
Indian1414.74%
Other10.43%

Bullitt County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bullitt County, Kentucky Employment Status

Bullitt County, Kentucky Employment by Age

66%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bullitt County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Bullitt County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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