Larue County, Kentucky Population 2018

Larue County, Kentucky's estimated population is 14,205 with a growth rate of 1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Larue County, Kentucky is the 79th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,102-103-0.73%
201714,2051721.23%
201614,033-89-0.63%
201514,12230.02%
201414,119880.63%
201314,031-30-0.21%
201214,061-128-0.90%
201114,189100.07%
201014,1792,50021.41%
199011,679-243-2.04%
198011,9221,25011.71%
197010,6723263.15%
196010,3463903.92%
19509,9563343.47%
19409,6225295.82%
19309,093-911-9.11%
192010,004-697-6.51%
191010,701-63-0.59%
190010,7641,33114.11%
18909,433-360-3.68%
18809,7931,55818.92%
18708,2351,34419.50%
18606,8911,03217.61%
18505,8590.00%

Larue County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,074
Black or African American511
Some Other Race242
Two or More Races213
Asian48
American Indian and Alaska Native14

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Larue County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Larue County, Kentucky Median Age

40.8


Total

39.8


Male

43.7


Female

Larue County, Kentucky Adults

There are 10,925 adults, (2,385 of whom are seniors) in Larue County, Kentucky.

Larue County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Larue County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,126

50.53%

Male

6,976

49.47%

Larue County, Kentucky Households and Families

Larue County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Larue County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All72.2%27.8%
Male71.5%28.5%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female43.7%56.3%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Larue County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4702.5372.2
Married2,9042.9886.6
Non Family1,5291.3659.1
Female7532.8343.7
Male2843.471.5

2.91

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Larue County, Kentucky Households

Larue County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6446.53%
9th to 12th Grade99910.13%
High School Graduate3,98140.38%
Some College1,91819.45%
Associates Degree1,11411.30%
Bachelors Degree6146.23%
Graduate Degree5905.98%

Larue County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,1937,6861,137
Black35531926
Hispanic1809918
Other Race9053
Multiple Races909023
Asian4829
Native American141

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.56%.

Larue County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,605$36,653$22,473
Less Than High School$16,159$17,132$15,724
High School Grad$25,959$38,356$20,340
Some College$31,486$36,000$24,763
Bachelors Degree$38,083$41,683$32,468
Graduate Degree$42,250$93,466$37,083

$30,605

Average Earnings

$36,653

Average Male

$22,473

Average Female

Larue County, Kentucky Language

Larue County, Kentucky Language by Age

Larue County, Kentucky Language

96.62% of Larue County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 3.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5561,92715.35%
Multiple19213871.88%
Hispanic42912428.90%
Black480142.92%
Other23393.86%
Native1417.14%

15.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.64%

Male Poverty Rate

19.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Larue County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Larue County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 71.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Larue County, Kentucky is Black, with 2.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.43%
High School11.00%
Some College9.31%
Bachelors or Greater7.13%

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.24%
Female Unemployed43.94%
Female Employed10.68%
Male Employed3.93%

Larue County, Kentucky Income

Larue County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,720$53,603
Families$49,393$61,311
Married Families$61,722$
Non Families$25,428$32,183

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Larue County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Larue 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 45To54.

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,297

Number of Veterans

1,143

Male Veterans

154

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam424
First Gulf War274
Second Gulf War148
Korea71
World War II51

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64396
35 to 54384
65 to 74234
75+217
18 to 3466

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,13911.12%
Black13837.81%
2 or More1921.11%
Hispanic114.49%
Indian17.14%

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Larue County, Kentucky Employment Status

Larue County, Kentucky Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Larue County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Larue County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Larue County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hodgenville32413226-15-0.46%
Un 690686-4-0.58%
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