Hardin County, Kentucky Population 2018

Hardin County, Kentucky's estimated population is 108,071 with a growth rate of 0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hardin County, Kentucky is the 6th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017108,0714980.46%
2016107,5736800.64%
2016106,8936690.63%
2015106,224-2,201-2.03%
2014108,425-459-0.42%
2013108,8847090.66%
2012108,1756960.65%
2011107,4795270.49%
2010106,95217,71219.85%
199089,2403230.36%
198088,91710,49613.38%
197078,42110,63215.68%
196067,78917,47734.74%
195050,31221,20472.85%
194029,1088,19539.19%
193020,913-3,374-13.89%
192024,2871,5917.01%
191022,696-241-1.05%
190022,9371,6337.67%
189021,304-1,260-5.58%
188022,5646,85943.67%
187015,7055163.40%
186015,1896644.57%
185014,525-1,832-11.20%
184016,3573,50827.30%
183012,8492,35122.39%
182010,4982,96739.40%
18107,5313,878106.16%
18003,6530.00%

Hardin County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White85,745
Black or African American12,482
Two or More Races5,086
Asian2,321
Some Other Race1,283
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander401
American Indian and Alaska Native255

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

Hardin County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Hardin County, Kentucky Median Age

36


Total

34.4


Male

38.3


Female

Hardin County, Kentucky Adults

There are 80,572 adults, (13,231 of which are seniors) in Hardin County, Kentucky.

Hardin County, Kentucky Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardin County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

53,907

50.11%

Male

53,666

49.89%

Hardin County, Kentucky Households and Families

Hardin County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hardin County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.8%25.2%
All62.8%37.2%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Male48.6%51.4%
Female45.5%54.5%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hardin County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,4222.5962.8
Married20,4823.2174.8
Non Family12,9981.2152.5
Female5,0493.3645.5
Male1,8933.1748.6

3.16

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hardin County, Kentucky Households

Hardin County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9354.21%
9th to 12th Grade4,3056.17%
High School Graduate21,86931.37%
Some College16,76024.04%
Associates Degree7,38210.59%
Bachelors Degree9,23113.24%
Graduate Degree7,23610.38%

Hardin County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55,78949,83512,575
Black7,9517,5232,280
Hispanic2,7332,344718
Asian1,6531,344553
Multiple Races1,5201,377280
Other Race873622258
Islander23722065
Native American15312728

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.45%.

Hardin County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,883$40,951$27,965
Less Than High School$17,511$20,114$13,438
High School Grad$25,410$30,971$20,383
Some College$33,428$40,862$27,519
Bachelors Degree$47,584$53,958$40,274
Graduate Degree$62,198$78,521$51,193

$34,883

Average Earnings

$40,951

Average Male

$27,965

Average Female

Hardin County, Kentucky Language

Hardin County, Kentucky Language by Age

Hardin County, Kentucky Language

92.87% of Hardin County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.13% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.97% of the population.

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White80,11310,29512.85%
Black11,8962,28519.21%
Multiple4,9991,18423.68%
Hispanic5,37097518.16%
Asian2,24631514.02%
Other1,15420317.59%
Islander379256.60%
Native227229.69%

14.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.30%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 23.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky is Islander, with 6.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.20%.

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.00%
High School13.49%
Some College9.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.10%
Male Unemployed32.72%
Female Employed8.97%
Male Employed3.78%

Hardin County, Kentucky Income

Hardin County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,541$64,573
Families$63,348$75,146
Married Families$73,668$86,348
Non Families$30,643$39,515

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hardin County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Hardin County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by War

14,662

Number of Veterans

12,071

Male Veterans

2,591

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War6,650
Second Gulf War5,058
Vietnam4,089
Korea803
World War II283

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 546,102
55 to 643,211
65 to 742,162
18 to 341,678
75+1,509

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,05817.65%
Black2,90033.48%
Hispanic51717.25%
2 or More28013.37%
Other21722.89%
Hawaiian9933.56%
Asian824.68%
Indian2613.47%

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardin County, Kentucky Employment Status

Hardin County, Kentucky Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hardin County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Hardin County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hardin County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elizabethtown285812990613254.64%
Radcliff22296224901940.87%
Vine Grove5083592183816.49%
Muldraugh 947987404.22%
West Point921870-51-5.54%
Un 690686-4-0.58%
Sonora513507-6-1.17%
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