Clark County, Kentucky Population 2018

Clark County, Kentucky's estimated population is 36,046 with a growth rate of 0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clark County, Kentucky is the 30th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201736,0463400.95%
201635,706-183-0.51%
201635,8892230.63%
201535,666350.10%
201435,631780.22%
201335,553-142-0.40%
201235,6952570.73%
201135,438-167-0.47%
201035,6056,10920.71%
199029,4961,1744.15%
198028,3224,23217.57%
197024,0903,01514.31%
196021,0752,17711.52%
195018,8989105.06%
194017,9883481.97%
193017,640-261-1.46%
192017,901-86-0.48%
191017,9871,2937.75%
190016,6941,2608.16%
189015,4343,31927.40%
188012,1151,23311.33%
187010,882-602-5.24%
186011,484-1,199-9.45%
185012,6831,88117.41%
184010,802-2,249-17.23%
183013,0511,60213.99%
182011,449-70-0.61%
181011,5193,86650.52%
18007,6530.00%

Clark County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,112
Black or African American1,860
Two or More Races331
Asian216
Some Other Race155
American Indian and Alaska Native32

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

Clark 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

Clark County, Kentucky Median Age

42


Total

39.7


Male

43.3


Female

Clark County, Kentucky Adults

There are 27,636 adults, (5,856 of which are seniors) in Clark County, Kentucky.

Clark County, Kentucky Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

18,242

51.09%

Male

17,464

48.91%

Clark County, Kentucky Households and Families

Clark County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clark County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.3%21.7%
All63.9%36.1%
Male56.4%43.6%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
Female42.4%57.6%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clark County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,1832.4963.9
Married7,1733.0578.3
Non Family4,3691.2850.6
Female1,8483.0342.4
Male7932.8256.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clark County, Kentucky Households

Clark County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5856.34%
9th to 12th Grade2,2869.15%
High School Graduate9,00736.06%
Some College5,16720.68%
Associates Degree1,8227.29%
Bachelors Degree3,46313.86%
Graduate Degree1,6516.61%

Clark County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,92719,4414,796
Black1,1981,065207
Hispanic51331141
Multiple Races20618570
Other Race12588
Asian116108
Native American3211

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.98%.

Clark County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,249$36,172$28,634
Less Than High School$21,713$21,589$22,111
High School Grad$29,269$31,475$25,420
Some College$30,744$44,779$25,639
Bachelors Degree$47,398$51,829$45,471
Graduate Degree$49,588$65,761$43,973

$32,249

Average Earnings

$36,172

Average Male

$28,634

Average Female

Clark County, Kentucky Language

Clark County, Kentucky Language by Age

Clark County, Kentucky Language

97.33% of Clark County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.67% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Clark County, Kentucky Poverty

Clark County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,7704,30413.55%
Hispanic97750852.00%
Black1,81740322.18%
Multiple29712943.43%
Other149128.05%

15.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.29%

Male Poverty Rate

17.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 52.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Kentucky is Other, with 8.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.64%.

Clark County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.13%
High School11.15%
Some College9.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.40%

Clark County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.14%
Male Unemployed33.65%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Employed4.62%

Clark County, Kentucky Income

Clark County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,069$63,730
Families$59,548$74,813
Married Families$71,114$88,101
Non Families$27,705$36,075

Clark County, Kentucky Marital Status

Clark County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clark County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Clark 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 45To54.

Clark County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Clark County, Kentucky Veterans

Clark County, Kentucky Veterans by War

2,589

Number of Veterans

2,462

Male Veterans

127

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam792
First Gulf War493
Second Gulf War344
Korea251
World War II157

Clark County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74693
35 to 54686
75+559
55 to 64523
18 to 34128

Clark County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4719.61%
Black886.73%
Other1611.35%
2 or More146.17%

Clark County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Kentucky Employment Status

Clark County, Kentucky Employment by Age

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clark County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Clark County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clark County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Winchester18359184611020.56%
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