Carter County Population 2017

Carter County's estimated population is 27,046 with a growth rate of -0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carter County is the 41st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201627,046-178-0.65%
201527,224-94-0.34%
201427,318-80-0.29%
201327,398-75-0.27%
201227,473460.17%
201127,427-309-1.11%
201027,7363,39613.95%
199024,340-720-2.87%
198025,0605,21026.25%
197019,850-967-4.65%
196020,817-1,742-7.72%
195022,559-2,986-11.69%
194025,5451,7067.16%
193023,8391,3656.07%
192022,4745082.31%
191021,9661,7388.59%
190020,2283,02417.58%
189017,2044,85939.36%
188012,3454,83664.40%
18707,509-1,007-11.82%
18608,5162,27536.45%
18506,2413,336114.84%
18402,9050.00%

Carter County Population Growth

Population Data via

Carter County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White26,64698.52%
Two or More Races2580.95%
Black or African American1680.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native800.30%
Asian640.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.03%

Carter County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Carter County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grayson41114043-68-1.65%
Olive Hill16311591-40-2.45%
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