Henry County, Kentucky Population 2018

Henry County, Kentucky's estimated population is 16,006 with a growth rate of 3.08% 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
201716,0064783.08%
201615,528-325-2.05%
201615,8532871.84%
201515,566230.15%
201415,5431250.81%
201315,418920.60%
201215,326-44-0.29%
201115,370-5-0.03%
201015,3752,55219.90%
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
White14,488
Black or African American539
Some Other Race262
Two or More Races186
American Indian and Alaska Native42
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Henry 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

Henry County, Kentucky Median Age

41.5


Total

39.8


Male

43.5


Female

Henry County, Kentucky Adults

There are 11,863 adults, (2,453 of which are seniors) in Henry County, Kentucky.

Henry County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,829

50.42%

Male

7,699

49.58%

Henry County, Kentucky Households and Families

Henry County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All68.2%31.8%
Male61.3%38.7%
Non Family55%45%
Female48.2%51.8%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9962.5868.2
Married3,1623.0881
Non Family1,7301.2155
Female7473.3248.2
Male3573.2161.3

3.04

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Kentucky Households

Henry County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7507.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,10510.39%
High School Graduate4,77344.88%
Some College2,11619.90%
Associates Degree6936.52%
Bachelors Degree7406.96%
Graduate Degree4584.31%

Henry County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,9698,2801,150
Black37629722
Hispanic1831019
Other Race8822
Multiple Races767126
Native American4242

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 34.21%.

Henry County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,459$37,104$25,607
Less Than High School$25,231$25,977$18,173
High School Grad$31,185$36,679$23,929
Some College$31,260$40,533$24,891
Bachelors Degree$52,991$57,500$50,074
Graduate Degree$46,544$50,500$41,875

$31,459

Average Earnings

$37,104

Average Male

$25,607

Average Female

Henry County, Kentucky Language

Henry County, Kentucky Language by Age

Henry County, Kentucky Language

97.06% of Henry County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1652,23015.74%
Hispanic50730660.36%
Other26212346.95%
Black52910720.23%
Multiple1862815.05%

17.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.79%

Male Poverty Rate

18.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 60.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 15.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.37%.

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.46%
High School12.03%
Some College10.96%
Bachelors or Greater3.76%

Henry County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.61%
Female Unemployed43.57%
Female Employed10.15%
Male Employed7.23%

Henry County, Kentucky Income

Henry County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,412$57,019
Families$57,665$64,923
Married Families$69,867$
Non Families$25,571$34,403

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

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

Henry County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,106

Number of Veterans

1,050

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam468
First Gulf War122
Second Gulf War96
Korea92
World War II31

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64301
65 to 74291
75+241
35 to 54225
18 to 3448

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0429.36%
Black4611.14%
2 or More1310.92%
Indian511.90%

Henry County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Kentucky Employment Status

Henry County, Kentucky Employment by Age

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Henry County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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