Butler County, Kentucky Population 2018

Butler County, Kentucky's estimated population is 12,831 with a growth rate of 0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butler County, Kentucky is the 85th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,83130.02%
201612,8281271.00%
201612,701-22-0.17%
201512,723-3-0.02%
201412,726330.26%
201312,693-35-0.27%
201212,728180.14%
201112,710-17-0.13%
201012,7271,48213.18%
199011,2451811.64%
198011,0641,34113.79%
19709,7231371.43%
19609,586-1,723-15.24%
195011,309-3,062-21.31%
194014,3711,75113.87%
193012,620-2,577-16.96%
192015,197-608-3.85%
191015,805-91-0.57%
190015,8961,94013.90%
189013,9561,77514.57%
188012,1812,77729.53%
18709,4041,47718.63%
18607,9272,17237.74%
18505,7551,85747.64%
18403,89884027.47%
18303,058-25-0.81%
18203,08390241.36%
18102,1810.00%

Butler County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,368
Some Other Race163
Black or African American146
Two or More Races107
American Indian and Alaska Native44

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

Butler 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

Butler County, Kentucky Median Age

41


Total

38.7


Male

42.5


Female

Butler County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,916 adults, (2,206 of which are seniors) in Butler County, Kentucky.

Butler County, Kentucky Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,388

49.80%

Male

6,440

50.20%

Butler County, Kentucky Households and Families

Butler County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All73.7%26.3%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Male61.5%38.5%
Female39.4%60.6%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1532.4573.7
Married2,7212.9887
Non Family1,5581.1865.7
Female6013.1739.4
Male2732.861.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler County, Kentucky Households

Butler County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,00011.12%
9th to 12th Grade1,01811.32%
High School Graduate3,88843.22%
Some College1,41215.70%
Associates Degree7428.25%
Bachelors Degree4845.38%
Graduate Degree4515.01%

Butler County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6306,742935
Hispanic252134
Black9381
Other Race8336
Multiple Races4747
Native American3535

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 native american people with a rate of 10.83%.

Butler County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,097$36,990$22,131
Less Than High School$25,076$25,726$20,650
High School Grad$29,225$37,361$18,926
Some College$28,770$40,458$22,397
Bachelors Degree$45,139$49,531$
Graduate Degree$51,946$59,261$49,853

$30,097

Average Earnings

$36,990

Average Male

$22,131

Average Female

Butler County, Kentucky Language

Butler County, Kentucky Language by Age

Butler County, Kentucky Language

95.17% of Butler County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 4.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.50% of the population.

Butler County, Kentucky Poverty

Butler County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,9002,75323.13%
Hispanic43728665.45%
Other1638451.53%
Black1062826.42%
Native431330.23%

24.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.88%

Male Poverty Rate

27.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 65.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler County, Kentucky is White, with 23.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.08%.

Butler County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.81%
High School16.95%
Some College12.87%
Bachelors or Greater7.42%

Butler County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.82%
Male Unemployed46.67%
Female Employed12.18%
Male Employed8.21%

Butler County, Kentucky Income

Butler County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,427$49,438
Families$47,267$55,924
Married Families$54,769$
Non Families$23,162$33,194

Butler County, Kentucky Marital Status

Butler County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Butler 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 55To64.

Butler County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Butler County, Kentucky Veterans

Butler County, Kentucky Veterans by War

863

Number of Veterans

809

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam338
Korea86
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War68
World War II54

Butler County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74246
75+208
55 to 64202
35 to 54164
18 to 3443

Butler County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8598.94%
Hispanic103.61%
Black43.85%

Butler County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

15.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler County, Kentucky Employment Status

Butler County, Kentucky Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Butler County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Butler County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butler County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Morgantown2445245380.33%
Rochester15215421.32%
Woodbury909222.22%
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