Garrard County, Kentucky Population 2019

Garrard County, Kentucky's estimated population is 17,497 with a growth rate of 0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Garrard County, Kentucky is the 66th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201817,560630.36%
201717,4971100.63%
201617,3871741.01%
201517,2132321.37%
201416,981-19-0.11%
201317,000-12-0.07%
201217,0121420.84%
201116,870-72-0.42%
201016,9425,36346.32%
199011,5797266.69%
198010,8531,39614.76%
19709,457-290-2.98%
19609,747-1,282-11.62%
195011,029-881-7.40%
194011,9103483.01%
193011,562-941-7.53%
192012,5036095.12%
191011,894-148-1.23%
190012,0429048.12%
189011,138-566-4.84%
188011,7041,32812.80%
187010,376-155-1.47%
186010,5312942.87%
185010,237-243-2.32%
184010,480-1,391-11.72%
183011,8711,0209.40%
182010,8511,66518.13%
18109,1863,00048.50%
18006,1860.00%

Garrard County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,568
Two or More Races409
Black or African American161
Some Other Race33
American Indian and Alaska Native30
Asian25

Garrard County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Garrard County, Kentucky Median Age

42.4


Total

41


Male

44.4


Female

Garrard County, Kentucky Adults

There are 13,394 adults, (2,959 of whom are seniors) in Garrard County, Kentucky.

Garrard County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Garrard County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

8,784

50.99%

Male

8,442

49.01%

Garrard County, Kentucky Households and Families

Garrard County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garrard County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
Male78.2%21.8%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family71.7%28.3%
Female43.8%56.3%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9252.4778.2
Married3,8662.9189.5
Non Family1,8951.1771.7
Female9123.2443.8
Male2522.7178.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garrard County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8917.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,51312.41%
High School Graduate4,66238.24%
Some College2,20118.05%
Associates Degree1,0088.27%
Bachelors Degree1,1789.66%
Graduate Degree7386.05%

Garrard County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,6279,4511,880
Hispanic21012236
Multiple Races184137
Black13687
Native American30
Other Race2121
Asian14

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 17.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,612$39,231$25,701
Less Than High School$23,844$30,219$17,875
High School Grad$30,042$37,946$22,744
Some College$36,506$47,159$24,942
Bachelors Degree$46,250$64,712$36,409
Graduate Degree$46,346$50,078$45,610

$33,612

Average Earnings

$39,231

Average Male

$25,701

Average Female

Garrard County, Kentucky Language

Garrard County, Kentucky Language by Age

Garrard County, Kentucky Language

98.11% of Garrard County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.59% of the population.

Garrard County, Kentucky Poverty

Garrard County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,1232,83917.61%
Hispanic38418046.88%
Black1554830.97%
Multiple395389.62%

18.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.62%

Male Poverty Rate

18.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garrard County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garrard County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 46.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garrard County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 9.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.99%
High School15.43%
Some College12.01%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.61%
Female Unemployed48.84%
Female Employed9.92%
Male Employed5.13%

Garrard County, Kentucky Income

Garrard County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,906$61,554
Families$59,262$67,887
Married Families$65,546-
Non Families$24,038$41,221

Garrard County, Kentucky Marital Status

Garrard County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Garrard County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Garrard County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Garrard County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Garrard County, Kentucky Veterans

1,139

Number of Veterans

1,030

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam378
First Gulf War289
Second Gulf War207
Korea48
World War II24

Garrard County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0878.40%
Hispanic219.17%
Other21100.00%
Black2113.46%
2 or More104.41%

Garrard County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garrard County, Kentucky Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Garrard 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