Edmonson County, Kentucky Population 2019

Edmonson County, Kentucky's estimated population is 12,248 with a growth rate of 1.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edmonson County, Kentucky is the 91st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201812,274260.21%
201712,2481671.38%
201612,081860.72%
201511,995-15-0.12%
201412,010-52-0.43%
201312,062-33-0.27%
201212,095-135-1.10%
201112,23020.02%
201012,2281,87118.07%
199010,3573953.97%
19809,9621,21113.84%
19708,7516668.24%
19608,085-1,291-13.77%
19509,376-1,968-17.35%
194011,344-131-1.14%
193011,4755815.33%
192010,8944254.06%
191010,4693893.86%
190010,0802,07525.92%
18908,00578310.84%
18807,2222,76361.96%
18704,459-186-4.00%
18604,64555713.63%
18504,0881,17440.29%
18402,91427210.30%
18302,6420.00%

Edmonson County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,565
Two or More Races246
Black or African American187
American Indian and Alaska Native47
Asian17
Some Other Race1

Edmonson County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Edmonson County, Kentucky Median Age

43.1


Total

39.9


Male

44.7


Female

Edmonson County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,734 adults, (2,326 of whom are seniors) in Edmonson County, Kentucky.

Edmonson County, Kentucky Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Edmonson County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,014

49.85%

Male

6,049

50.15%

Edmonson County, Kentucky Households and Families

Edmonson County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Edmonson County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All80.5%19.5%
Male76.3%23.7%
Non Family71.9%28.1%
Female59.1%40.9%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8802.3980.5
Married2,8242.8588.7
Non Family1,3111.171.9
Female4962.759.1
Male2493.4376.3

2.8

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edmonson County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8059.35%
9th to 12th Grade98911.48%
High School Graduate3,59141.70%
Some College1,61018.69%
Associates Degree6587.64%
Bachelors Degree5406.27%
Graduate Degree4194.87%

Edmonson County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,4196,683944
Multiple Races6258
Native American4710
Black424214
Hispanic31251
Asian17

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,051$36,473$27,254
Less Than High School$30,766$30,464$31,000
High School Grad$28,007$35,864$15,730
Some College$35,218$37,344$25,610
Bachelors Degree$50,852$$
Graduate Degree$41,857$$41,783

$32,051

Average Earnings

$36,473

Average Male

$27,254

Average Female

Edmonson County, Kentucky Language

Edmonson County, Kentucky Language by Age

Edmonson County, Kentucky Language

98.01% of Edmonson County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Edmonson County, Kentucky Poverty

Edmonson County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4202,09118.31%
Black18713773.26%
Multiple2238538.12%
Hispanic827389.02%
Native472859.57%

20.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.93%

Male Poverty Rate

23.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edmonson County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edmonson County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 89.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edmonson County, Kentucky is White, with 18.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.12%
High School17.90%
Some College11.76%
Bachelors or Greater5.24%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.54%
Male Unemployed18.49%
Female Employed11.91%
Male Employed5.25%

Edmonson County, Kentucky Income

Edmonson County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,114$53,942
Families$49,402$59,867
Married Families$57,384-
Non Families$19,013$35,646

Edmonson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Edmonson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Edmonson County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Edmonson County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Edmonson County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Edmonson County, Kentucky Veterans

798

Number of Veterans

746

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam326
First Gulf War170
Korea92
World War II68
Second Gulf War56

Edmonson County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7568.08%
2 or More2919.33%
Black138.18%

Edmonson County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

16.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edmonson County, Kentucky Employment Status

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Edmonson County, Kentucky

  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