Fulton County, Kentucky Population 2018

Fulton County, Kentucky's estimated population is 6,192 with a growth rate of -2.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fulton County, Kentucky is the 116th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,192-131-2.07%
20166,3231432.31%
20166,180-89-1.42%
20156,26920.03%
20146,267-120-1.88%
20136,387-176-2.68%
20126,563-182-2.70%
20116,745-61-0.90%
20106,806-1,465-17.71%
19908,271-700-7.80%
19808,971-1,212-11.90%
197010,183-1,073-9.53%
196011,256-2,412-17.65%
195013,668-1,745-11.32%
194015,4134863.26%
193014,927-270-1.78%
192015,1971,0837.67%
191014,1142,56822.24%
190011,5461,54115.40%
189010,0052,02825.42%
18807,9771,81629.48%
18706,16184415.87%
18605,31787119.59%
18504,4460.00%

Fulton County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,503
Black or African American1,653
Two or More Races127
Asian22
Some Other Race14
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Fulton County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fulton County, Kentucky Median Age

43


Total

38.1


Male

45.8


Female

Fulton County, Kentucky Adults

There are 5,001 adults, (1,182 of which are seniors) in Fulton County, Kentucky.

Fulton County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fulton County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

3,182

50.32%

Male

3,141

49.68%

Fulton County, Kentucky Households and Families

Fulton County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fulton County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
Male75.3%24.7%
All59.9%40.1%
Non Family41.2%58.8%
Female35.3%64.7%

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fulton County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6112.2559.9
Married1,1122.9384.6
Non Family1,0211.0541.2
Female3973.0835.3
Male813.8575.3

2.9

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fulton County, Kentucky Households

Fulton County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4419.94%
9th to 12th Grade56612.76%
High School Graduate1,55735.09%
Some College98822.27%
Associates Degree2896.51%
Bachelors Degree3738.41%
Graduate Degree2235.03%

Fulton County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3532,643552
Black1,00072539
Multiple Races5454
Hispanic25205
Asian17
Other Race1055
Native American33

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 50.00%.

Fulton County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,341$29,054$21,338
Less Than High School$16,994$22,292$15,185
High School Grad$25,078$28,594$18,889
Some College$22,034$30,263$20,295
Bachelors Degree$41,083$45,781$38,646
Graduate Degree$33,542$$40,833

$25,341

Average Earnings

$29,054

Average Male

$21,338

Average Female

Fulton County, Kentucky Language

Fulton County, Kentucky Language by Age

Fulton County, Kentucky Language

99.14% of Fulton County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.

Fulton County, Kentucky Poverty

Fulton County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,13289121.56%
Black1,56064241.15%
Multiple1272721.26%
Asian22627.27%

26.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.08%

Male Poverty Rate

27.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fulton County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fulton County, Kentucky is Black, with 41.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fulton County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 21.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.93%.

Fulton County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.64%
High School21.53%
Some College15.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.48%

Fulton County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Unemployed38.18%
Female Employed14.15%
Male Employed13.10%

Fulton County, Kentucky Income

Fulton County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,841$41,164
Families$39,697$51,437
Married Families$54,559$
Non Families$16,716$22,427

Fulton County, Kentucky Marital Status

Fulton County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fulton County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Fulton 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.

Fulton County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Fulton County, Kentucky Veterans

Fulton County, Kentucky Veterans by War

531

Number of Veterans

485

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam205
Second Gulf War89
First Gulf War72
Korea45
World War II31

Fulton County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64152
65 to 74133
75+117
35 to 5497
18 to 3432

Fulton County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White44311.93%
Black846.99%
Indian4100.00%
Hispanic13.45%

Fulton County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fulton County, Kentucky Employment Status

Fulton County, Kentucky Employment by Age

48.2%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fulton County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Fulton County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fulton County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fulton24462211-235-9.61%
Hickman23952183-212-8.85%
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