Grant County, Kentucky Population 2019

Grant County, Kentucky's estimated population is 25,000 with a growth rate of 0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Kentucky is the 46th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201825,1211210.48%
201725,000850.34%
201624,9151880.76%
201524,727-87-0.35%
201424,8142611.06%
201324,553460.19%
201224,507-250-1.01%
201124,757770.31%
201024,6808,94356.83%
199015,7372,42918.25%
198013,3083,30933.09%
19709,9995105.37%
19609,489-320-3.26%
19509,809-67-0.68%
19409,8760.00%
19309,876-559-5.36%
192010,435-146-1.38%
191010,581-2,658-20.08%
190013,2395684.48%
189012,671-412-3.15%
188013,0833,55437.30%
18709,5291,17314.04%
18608,3561,82527.94%
18506,5312,33955.80%
18404,1921,20640.39%
18302,9861,18165.43%
18201,8050.00%

How Many People Live in Grant County, Kentucky?

25,000

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,531
Some Other Race597
Two or More Races394
Black or African American214
Asian32
American Indian and Alaska Native32

Grant County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Grant County, Kentucky Median Age

36.5


Total

35.5


Male

37.5


Female

Grant County, Kentucky Adults

There are 18,077 adults, (3,231 of whom are seniors) in Grant County, Kentucky.

Grant County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

12,534

50.54%

Male

12,266

49.46%

Grant County, Kentucky Households and Families

Grant County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All67.2%32.8%
Male59.4%40.6%
Non Family57.2%42.8%
Female44.8%55.2%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6372.8267.2
Married4,5393.2879.3
Non Family2,1421.357.2
Female1,2743.4244.8
Male6823.4759.4

3.22

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0116.36%
9th to 12th Grade1,75011.00%
High School Graduate7,12044.76%
Some College2,83517.82%
Associates Degree1,2197.66%
Bachelors Degree1,2337.75%
Graduate Degree7404.65%

Grant County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,33712,7981,843
Hispanic2396327
Other Race19216
Black1611158
Multiple Races13413495
Native American2929

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 multiple races people with a rate of 70.90%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,078$37,779$24,754
Less Than High School$19,653$26,229$13,684
High School Grad$30,953$35,124$22,640
Some College$32,592$47,981$24,094
Bachelors Degree$39,477$54,932$34,000
Graduate Degree$51,447$47,476$51,524

$32,078

Average Earnings

$37,779

Average Male

$24,754

Average Female

Grant County, Kentucky Language

Grant County, Kentucky Language by Age

Grant County, Kentucky Language

97.19% of Grant County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.30% of the population.

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,7944,75120.84%
Other58928448.22%
Multiple33312236.64%
Hispanic65511517.56%
Native292275.86%
Asian32825.00%

21.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.26%

Male Poverty Rate

23.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Kentucky is Native, with 75.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 17.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.11%
Some College16.26%
High School15.52%
Bachelors or Greater2.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.90%
Male Unemployed14.23%
Female Employed8.10%
Male Employed7.93%

Grant County, Kentucky Income

Grant County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,881$56,663
Families$49,805$62,331
Married Families$63,018-
Non Families$24,463$35,892

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Grant 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.

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans

1,654

Number of Veterans

1,456

Male Veterans

198

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam478
First Gulf War381
Second Gulf War256
Korea111
World War II36

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6219.31%
Black3319.64%

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Kentucky Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Kentucky Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

70.93%

Born in Kentucky

98.65%

Native Born

1.35%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.65% of Grant County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 70.93% having been born in Kentucky. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Grant County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Williamstown 39253965401.02%
Crittenden 38153876611.60%
Dry Ridge21902219291.32%
Corinth 23223310.43%
  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