Grant County, Kentucky Population 2018

Grant County, Kentucky's estimated population is 24,984 with a growth rate of 1.13% 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
201724,9842791.13%
201624,705-203-0.81%
201624,9081740.70%
201524,734-85-0.34%
201424,8192661.08%
201324,553460.19%
201224,507-251-1.01%
201124,758770.31%
201024,6818,94456.83%
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%

Grant County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,439
Some Other Race591
Two or More Races460
Black or African American146
American Indian and Alaska Native48
Asian21

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

Grant 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

Grant County, Kentucky Median Age

36.6


Total

35.3


Male

37.8


Female

Grant County, Kentucky Adults

There are 17,862 adults, (3,138 of which are seniors) in Grant County, Kentucky.

Grant County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

12,442

50.36%

Male

12,263

49.64%

Grant County, Kentucky Households and Families

Grant County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Male50.6%49.4%
Female50.4%49.6%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3272.9269.5
Married4,4483.4182.3
Non Family2,2091.2958.1
Female1,0473.7250.4
Male6233.7950.6

3.39

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Kentucky Households

Grant County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0336.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,73310.98%
High School Graduate7,22945.81%
Some College2,66416.88%
Associates Degree1,1727.43%
Bachelors Degree1,1627.36%
Graduate Degree7874.99%

Grant County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,25412,7081,846
Hispanic2556918
Other Race19211
Multiple Races14214278
Black98647
Native American3434

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 54.93%.

Grant County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,504$36,250$24,747
Less Than High School$23,615$30,888$
High School Grad$30,045$32,294$22,461
Some College$31,401$42,357$21,969
Bachelors Degree$41,546$54,018$38,552
Graduate Degree$48,958$50,707$48,712

$31,504

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$24,747

Average Female

Grant County, Kentucky Language

Grant County, Kentucky Language by Age

Grant County, Kentucky Language

96.97% of Grant County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 3.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.50% of the population.

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,7554,40819.37%
Other59127446.36%
Hispanic62414823.72%
Multiple40111729.18%
Native433581.40%
Asian21628.57%

20.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.79%

Male Poverty Rate

22.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Kentucky is Native, with 81.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Kentucky is White, with 19.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.78%.

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.59%
Some College17.41%
High School15.60%
Bachelors or Greater2.60%

Grant County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.71%
Male Unemployed12.12%
Female Employed8.78%
Male Employed6.75%

Grant County, Kentucky Income

Grant County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,191$54,212
Families$49,983$59,813
Married Families$60,903$
Non Families$22,986$34,037

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Grant County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,570

Number of Veterans

1,366

Male Veterans

204

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam440
First Gulf War326
Second Gulf War214
Korea83
World War II43

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54437
65 to 74378
55 to 64317
75+241
18 to 34197

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5508.97%
Black2018.87%

Grant County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

12.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Kentucky Employment Status

Grant County, Kentucky Employment by Age

57%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Grant County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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