Henry County, Kentucky Population 2019

Henry County, Kentucky's estimated population is 15,994 with a growth rate of 0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Kentucky is the 70th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201816,1061120.70%
201715,9941500.95%
201615,8442721.75%
201515,572160.10%
201415,5561170.76%
201315,439960.63%
201215,343-34-0.22%
201115,3770.00%
201015,3772,55419.92%
199012,823830.65%
198012,7401,83016.77%
197010,910-77-0.70%
196010,987-407-3.57%
195011,394-826-6.76%
194012,220-344-2.74%
193012,564-847-6.32%
192013,411-305-2.22%
191013,716-904-6.18%
190014,6204563.22%
189014,164-328-2.26%
188014,4923,42630.96%
187011,066-883-7.39%
186011,9495074.43%
185011,4421,42714.25%
184010,015-1,372-12.05%
183011,3875715.28%
182010,8164,03959.60%
18106,7773,519108.01%
18003,2580.00%

Henry County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,572
Black or African American555
Some Other Race291
Two or More Races186
American Indian and Alaska Native45
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17
Asian11

Henry County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Henry County, Kentucky Median Age

41.3


Total

38.8


Male

43


Female

Henry County, Kentucky Adults

There are 11,970 adults, (2,525 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Kentucky.

Henry County, Kentucky Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,962

50.79%

Male

7,715

49.21%

Henry County, Kentucky Households and Families

Henry County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All67.8%32.2%
Male62.2%37.8%
Non Family57.3%42.7%
Female44.9%55.1%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1042.5567.8
Married3,1043.0680.9
Non Family1,7931.2357.3
Female8663.2144.9
Male3413.2362.2

2.99

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6566.14%
9th to 12th Grade1,10110.30%
High School Graduate4,78044.71%
Some College2,24621.01%
Associates Degree7436.95%
Bachelors Degree7016.56%
Graduate Degree4644.34%

Henry County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0408,4361,127
Black3442617
Hispanic18712214
Other Race9847
Multiple Races888331
Native American4545
Asian44

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 multiple races people with a rate of 35.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,857$37,808$25,320
Less Than High School$25,090$25,521$21,528
High School Grad$30,211$36,917$24,012
Some College$30,906$40,943$25,038
Bachelors Degree$52,537$57,039$47,778
Graduate Degree$47,727$58,304$

$30,857

Average Earnings

$37,808

Average Male

$25,320

Average Female

Henry County, Kentucky Language

Henry County, Kentucky Language by Age

Henry County, Kentucky Language

97.31% of Henry County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.40% of the population.

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2792,43517.05%
Hispanic50428155.75%
Other29110536.08%
Black54710419.01%
Multiple186189.68%

18.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.46%

Male Poverty Rate

20.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 55.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 9.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.77%
High School13.57%
Some College12.69%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.83%
Female Unemployed51.79%
Female Employed12.03%
Male Employed6.38%

Henry County, Kentucky Income

Henry County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,787$61,374
Families$57,898$70,896
Married Families$70,260-
Non Families$27,198$35,029

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Henry 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.

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans

1,064

Number of Veterans

994

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam441
First Gulf War138
Second Gulf War117
Korea58
World War II34

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0018.93%
Black4511.06%
2 or More1310.16%
Indian511.11%

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Kentucky Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Henry County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eminence24982566682.72%
New Castle912937252.74%
Pleasureville 829851222.65%
Campbellsburg766791253.26%
Smithfield10610821.89%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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