Hart County, Kentucky Population 2018

Hart County, Kentucky's estimated population is 18,757 with a growth rate of 1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hart County, Kentucky is the 62nd largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,7572471.33%
201618,510-17-0.09%
201618,5271230.67%
201518,404-100-0.54%
201418,504420.23%
201318,462580.32%
201218,4041110.61%
201118,2931010.56%
201018,1923,30222.18%
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
White17,268
Black or African American882
Two or More Races220
American Indian and Alaska Native62
Asian43
Some Other Race32
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Hart 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

Hart County, Kentucky Median Age

40.8


Total

40.4


Male

41.1


Female

Hart County, Kentucky Adults

There are 14,012 adults, (2,962 of which are seniors) in Hart County, Kentucky.

Hart County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hart County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,364

50.59%

Male

9,146

49.41%

Hart County, Kentucky Households and Families

Hart County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hart County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
Male81.3%18.7%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female55.1%44.9%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hart County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3872.4772.4
Married4,0833.0581.4
Non Family2,1711.1760.9
Female8492.8855.1
Male2842.7981.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hart County, Kentucky Households

Hart County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,43711.46%
9th to 12th Grade1,75113.97%
High School Graduate5,21941.63%
Some College1,93415.43%
Associates Degree7656.10%
Bachelors Degree8126.48%
Graduate Degree6194.94%

Hart County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,5318,6491,377
Black69248622
Hispanic178995
Multiple Races644511
Native American4343
Asian372916
Islander33

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 43.24%.

Hart County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,161$34,792$22,027
Less Than High School$27,385$35,056$16,167
High School Grad$27,057$31,541$19,555
Some College$27,191$36,339$24,000
Bachelors Degree$34,861$31,618$35,694
Graduate Degree$47,708$53,636$43,214

$29,161

Average Earnings

$34,792

Average Male

$22,027

Average Female

Hart County, Kentucky Language

Hart County, Kentucky Language by Age

Hart County, Kentucky Language

92.22% of Hart County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 6.39% of the population.

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7393,99823.88%
Black83130236.34%
Hispanic3175918.61%
Multiple2034723.15%
Native6234.84%
Islander33100.00%

24.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.26%

Male Poverty Rate

26.02%

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 4.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.58%.

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.63%
High School20.43%
Some College13.19%
Bachelors or Greater9.46%

Hart County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.96%
Male Unemployed42.34%
Female Employed14.57%
Male Employed10.61%

Hart County, Kentucky Income

Hart County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,738$48,109
Families$43,324$52,848
Married Families$48,690$
Non Families$18,420$35,006

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

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

Hart County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,023

Number of Veterans

943

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam464
First Gulf War205
Second Gulf War114
Korea57
World War II45

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64340
65 to 74287
35 to 54179
75+140
18 to 3477

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9797.48%
Black324.29%
2 or More1213.95%
Hispanic52.54%

Hart County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

12.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hart County, Kentucky Employment Status

Hart County, Kentucky Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hart County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Hart County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hart County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Horse Cave23112364532.29%
Munfordville16151653382.35%
Bonnieville25526272.75%
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