Johnson County, Kentucky Population 2019

Johnson County, Kentucky's estimated population is 22,571 with a growth rate of -1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Johnson County, Kentucky is the 51st largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201822,386-185-0.82%
201722,571-291-1.27%
201622,862-274-1.18%
201523,136-123-0.53%
201423,259-206-0.88%
201323,465550.23%
201223,410-9-0.04%
201123,419340.15%
201023,3851370.59%
199023,248-1,184-4.85%
198024,4326,89339.30%
197017,539-2,209-11.19%
196019,748-4,098-17.19%
195023,846-1,925-7.47%
194025,7712,80312.20%
193022,9683,34617.05%
192019,6222,14012.24%
191017,4823,75227.33%
190013,7302,70324.51%
189011,0271,87220.45%
18809,1551,66122.16%
18707,4942,18841.24%
18605,3061,43337.00%
18503,8730.00%

Johnson County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,501
Asian266
Two or More Races145
Black or African American116
Some Other Race24
American Indian and Alaska Native12

Johnson County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Johnson County, Kentucky Median Age

41.9


Total

40.8


Male

42.5


Female

Johnson County, Kentucky Adults

There are 17,842 adults, (3,858 of whom are seniors) in Johnson County, Kentucky.

Johnson County, Kentucky Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

11,750

50.95%

Male

11,314

49.05%

Johnson County, Kentucky Households and Families

Johnson County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Johnson County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All72.3%27.7%
Male62.8%37.2%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Female54.2%45.8%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,7712.5772.3
Married4,7003.2584.9
Non Family2,7681.0958.2
Female9003.3554.2
Male4033.0262.8

3.17

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Johnson County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3108.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,95912.18%
High School Graduate5,56734.61%
Some College3,25920.26%
Associates Degree1,5619.71%
Bachelors Degree1,4108.77%
Graduate Degree1,0176.32%

Johnson County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,77412,5322,359
Asian15115162
Black8962
Hispanic585820
Other Race2424
Multiple Races19196
Native American1212

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 41.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,828$42,248$30,227
Less Than High School$18,973$23,320$
High School Grad$27,477$37,784$21,320
Some College$38,679$50,021$30,863
Bachelors Degree$41,162$52,143$34,821
Graduate Degree$52,039$73,648$38,688

$35,828

Average Earnings

$42,248

Average Male

$30,227

Average Female

Johnson County, Kentucky Language

Johnson County, Kentucky Language by Age

Johnson County, Kentucky Language

98.04% of Johnson County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Johnson County, Kentucky Poverty

Johnson County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,0155,25323.86%
Asian26611141.73%
Black665177.27%
Multiple1452416.55%

24.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.74%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Kentucky is Black, with 77.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 16.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.47%
High School23.12%
Some College18.31%
Bachelors or Greater7.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.47%
Male Unemployed57.69%
Female Employed7.56%
Male Employed7.51%

Johnson County, Kentucky Income

Johnson County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,629$50,116
Families$46,920$60,590
Married Families$51,772-
Non Families$16,022$26,404

Johnson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Johnson County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Johnson County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Johnson 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.

Johnson County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Johnson County, Kentucky Veterans

1,319

Number of Veterans

1,282

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam558
Korea177
First Gulf War168
World War II115
Second Gulf War73

Johnson County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2777.29%
Black4237.50%

Johnson County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson County, Kentucky Employment Status

41.3%

Labor Force Participation

37.5%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Johnson County, Kentucky

  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