Hardin County, Kentucky Population 2019

Hardin County, Kentucky's estimated population is 108,226 with a growth rate of 1.11% 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
2018110,3562,1301.97%
2017108,2261,1851.11%
2016107,0417180.68%
2015106,323-2,208-2.03%
2014108,531-482-0.44%
2013109,0137680.71%
2012108,2457370.69%
2011107,5085520.52%
2010106,95617,71619.85%
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
White85,878
Black or African American12,451
Two or More Races5,204
Asian2,200
Some Other Race1,358
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander326
American Indian and Alaska Native282

Hardin County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Hardin County, Kentucky Median Age

36.1


Total

34.6


Male

38.2


Female

Hardin County, Kentucky Adults

There are 80,899 adults, (13,730 of whom are seniors) in Hardin County, Kentucky.

Hardin County, Kentucky Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardin County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

53,968

50.11%

Male

53,731

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
Married75.6%24.4%
All61.6%38.4%
Non Family49.7%50.3%
Male44.4%55.6%
Female43.6%56.4%

61.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,0512.5661.6
Married20,4743.2175.6
Non Family13,5011.1949.7
Female4,8333.3243.6
Male2,2433.1644.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hardin County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5583.64%
9th to 12th Grade4,3106.14%
High School Graduate21,31230.34%
Some College17,76125.28%
Associates Degree7,77611.07%
Bachelors Degree9,28813.22%
Graduate Degree7,23910.31%

Hardin County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55,91850,17812,442
Black8,0657,6472,290
Hispanic2,9142,629834
Asian1,6391,358548
Multiple Races1,5531,420326
Other Race835665236
Islander24122259
Native American19517541

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,333$41,763$28,838
Less Than High School$17,070$19,583$12,409
High School Grad$25,870$32,209$20,646
Some College$33,590$41,627$28,257
Bachelors Degree$49,041$55,901$44,198
Graduate Degree$61,363$80,081$51,479

$35,333

Average Earnings

$41,763

Average Male

$28,838

Average Female

Hardin County, Kentucky Language

Hardin County, Kentucky Language by Age

Hardin County, Kentucky Language

93.29% of Hardin County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty

Hardin County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White80,1329,86012.30%
Black11,9272,18618.33%
Hispanic5,6131,45225.87%
Multiple5,0801,33426.26%
Other1,21133027.25%
Asian2,14231114.52%
Native2753613.09%
Islander316134.11%

14.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.45%

Male Poverty Rate

16.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky is Other, with 27.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardin County, Kentucky is Islander, with 4.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.43%
High School12.83%
Some College10.86%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.84%
Male Unemployed28.12%
Female Employed8.86%
Male Employed4.40%

Hardin County, Kentucky Income

Hardin County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,923$66,503
Families$64,993$78,490
Married Families$76,010$90,272
Non Families$31,063$39,222

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

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

Hardin County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans

14,596

Number of Veterans

11,888

Male Veterans

2,708

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War6,315
Second Gulf War5,136
Vietnam4,029
Korea710
World War II240

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,87917.23%
Black2,90133.09%
Hispanic61418.69%
2 or More42319.28%
Other22323.80%
Asian764.53%
Hawaiian5722.71%
Indian3714.62%

Hardin County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

4.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardin County, Kentucky Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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