Hart County, Kentucky Population 2019

Hart County, Kentucky's estimated population is 18,762 with a growth rate of 1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hart County, Kentucky is the 61st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201818,9061440.77%
201718,7622251.21%
201618,5371190.65%
201518,418-93-0.50%
201418,511460.25%
201318,465620.34%
201218,4031160.63%
201118,2871030.57%
201018,1843,29422.12%
199014,890-512-3.32%
198015,4021,42210.17%
197013,980-139-0.98%
196014,119-1,202-7.85%
195015,321-1,918-11.13%
194017,2391,0706.62%
193016,169-2,375-12.81%
192018,5443712.04%
191018,173-217-1.18%
190018,3901,95111.87%
189016,439-694-4.05%
188017,1333,44625.18%
187013,6873,33932.27%
186010,3481,25513.80%
18509,0932,06229.33%
18407,0311,84035.45%
18305,1911,00724.07%
18204,1840.00%

Hart County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,255
Black or African American801
Two or More Races231
Asian87
American Indian and Alaska Native80
Some Other Race73
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

Hart County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Hart County, Kentucky Median Age

40.6


Total

39.4


Male

42.1


Female

Hart County, Kentucky Adults

There are 13,950 adults, (2,988 of whom are seniors) in Hart County, Kentucky.

Hart County, Kentucky Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hart County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,393

50.69%

Male

9,138

49.31%

Hart County, Kentucky Households and Families

Hart County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hart County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
Male74.6%25.4%
All74.3%25.7%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female56.1%43.9%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3462.4974.3
Married4,0253.1383.5
Non Family2,3301.1664.4
Female782356.1
Male2092.9274.6

3.05

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hart County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,44911.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,69113.53%
High School Graduate4,99740.00%
Some College1,99315.95%
Associates Degree7946.36%
Bachelors Degree8897.12%
Graduate Degree6815.45%

Hart County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,5278,6981,511
Black67044531
Hispanic148985
Native American5750
Asian54329
Multiple Races402714
Islander44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 35.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,515$36,301$23,544
Less Than High School$27,102$33,000$15,980
High School Grad$30,419$35,217$22,685
Some College$26,136$36,534$22,176
Bachelors Degree$37,222$43,523$36,507
Graduate Degree$50,043$57,500$44,276

$30,515

Average Earnings

$36,301

Average Male

$23,544

Average Female

Hart County, Kentucky Language

Hart County, Kentucky Language by Age

Hart County, Kentucky Language

91.64% of Hart County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 8.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.45% of the population.

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7523,85423.01%
Black75922529.64%
Hispanic3219028.04%
Multiple2203415.45%
Native801012.50%
Islander44100.00%

23.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.06%

Male Poverty Rate

24.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hart County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hart County, Kentucky is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hart County, Kentucky is Native, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.44%
High School20.30%
Some College12.31%
Bachelors or Greater10.38%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.25%
Female Unemployed20.90%
Female Employed15.02%
Male Employed10.08%

Hart County, Kentucky Income

Hart County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,315$48,797
Families$45,460$55,407
Married Families$51,525-
Non Families$20,444$32,782

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hart County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Hart County, Kentucky Marriage

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

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans

1,031

Number of Veterans

949

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam449
First Gulf War204
Second Gulf War116
World War II42
Korea32

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0017.67%
2 or More1619.51%
Black142.02%
Hispanic53.38%

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

14.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hart County, Kentucky Employment Status

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Hart County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Horse Cave23112364532.29%
Munfordville16151653382.35%
Bonnieville25526272.75%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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