Larue County, Kentucky Population 2018

Larue County, Kentucky's estimated population is 14,205 with a growth rate of 0.55% 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
201714,205780.55%
201614,127940.67%
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
White13,086
Black or African American497
Some Other Race268
Two or More Races212
Asian46
American Indian and Alaska Native18

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

Larue County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Larue County, Kentucky Median Age

40.8


Total

40


Male

43.2


Female

Larue County, Kentucky Adults

There are 11,005 adults, (2,416 of which are seniors) in Larue County, Kentucky.

Larue County, Kentucky Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Larue County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,210

51.04%

Male

6,917

48.96%

Larue County, Kentucky Households and Families

Larue County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Larue County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All71.4%28.6%
Male69.7%30.3%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Female38.8%61.2%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Larue County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4852.5371.4
Married2,9552.9786.6
Non Family1,5211.358.2
Female7482.8338.8
Male2613.7569.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

7.4%

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 Grade6746.80%
9th to 12th Grade9059.14%
High School Graduate4,13341.73%
Some College2,12021.40%
Associates Degree1,00910.19%
Bachelors Degree6526.58%
Graduate Degree4124.16%

Larue County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2287,7841,035
Black3573086
Hispanic186123
Other Race12679
Multiple Races949221
Asian4625
Native American1822

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 22.34%.

Larue County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$32,313$21,374
Less Than High School$13,920$14,821$
High School Grad$22,324$35,574$20,222
Some College$30,513$35,446$23,003
Bachelors Degree$38,304$42,159$35,476
Graduate Degree$46,000$101,169$34,453

$26,250

Average Earnings

$32,313

Average Male

$21,374

Average Female

Larue County, Kentucky Language

Larue County, Kentucky Language by Age

Larue County, Kentucky Language

96.22% of Larue County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.68% of the population.

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6601,97315.58%
Multiple20211757.92%
Hispanic43110825.06%
Black4799820.46%
Other256155.86%

16.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.19%

Male Poverty Rate

19.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Larue County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Larue County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 57.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Larue County, Kentucky is Other, with 5.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.08%.

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.49%
High School12.63%
Some College9.59%
Bachelors or Greater7.95%

Larue County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.15%
Male Unemployed43.23%
Female Employed8.71%
Male Employed4.24%

Larue County, Kentucky Income

Larue County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,050$52,749
Families$47,795$60,214
Married Families$59,077$
Non Families$22,946$30,943

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Larue County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,324

Number of Veterans

1,223

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam461
First Gulf War238
Second Gulf War145
Korea91
World War II45

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64390
35 to 54377
75+249
65 to 74231
18 to 3477

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,15211.22%
Black15141.83%
2 or More2121.43%
Hispanic145.11%

Larue County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

8.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Larue County, Kentucky Employment Status

Larue County, Kentucky Employment by Age

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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