Leslie County, Kentucky Population 2018

Leslie County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,334 with a growth rate of -4.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Leslie County, Kentucky is the 98th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,334-535-4.92%
201610,8694304.12%
201610,439-207-1.94%
201510,646-187-1.73%
201410,833-153-1.39%
201310,986-155-1.39%
201211,141-96-0.85%
201111,237-41-0.36%
201011,278-2,364-17.33%
199013,642-1,240-8.33%
198014,8823,25928.04%
197011,6236826.23%
196010,941-4,596-29.58%
195015,5375563.71%
194014,9814,21639.16%
193010,7656686.62%
192010,0971,12112.49%
19108,9762,22332.92%
19006,7532,78970.36%
18903,9642245.99%
18803,7400.00%

Leslie County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,653
Asian70
Some Other Race62
Black or African American44
Two or More Races40

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

Leslie 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

Leslie County, Kentucky Median Age

41.7


Total

40.8


Male

42.6


Female

Leslie County, Kentucky Adults

There are 8,478 adults, (1,761 of which are seniors) in Leslie County, Kentucky.

Leslie County, Kentucky Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Leslie County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,490

50.51%

Male

5,379

49.49%

Leslie County, Kentucky Households and Families

Leslie County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leslie County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All78.7%21.3%
Female77.4%22.6%
Non Family71.3%28.7%
Male70.4%29.6%

78.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leslie County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0742.6178.7
Married1,9833.3484.8
Non Family1,2421.1471.3
Female5792.9977.4
Male2703.0870.4

3.2

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leslie County, Kentucky Households

Leslie County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,38018.02%
9th to 12th Grade1,40118.29%
High School Graduate2,65134.62%
Some College1,23316.10%
Associates Degree2513.28%
Bachelors Degree4565.95%
Graduate Degree2863.73%

Leslie County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5534,797705
Multiple Races4027
Asian373737
Black2116
Other Race7
Hispanic11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Leslie County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,570$40,556$20,309
Less Than High School$21,205$35,026$
High School Grad$34,219$45,580$16,458
Some College$22,165$38,148$19,141
Bachelors Degree$41,000$46,528$39,583
Graduate Degree$53,036$$51,250

$31,570

Average Earnings

$40,556

Average Male

$20,309

Average Female

Leslie County, Kentucky Language

Leslie County, Kentucky Language by Age

Leslie County, Kentucky Language

99.26% of Leslie County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3963,34132.14%
Other625080.65%
Hispanic564376.79%
Black2929100.00%
Asian701217.14%
Multiple27311.11%

32.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.28%

Male Poverty Rate

34.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.66%.

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.43%
High School29.68%
Some College17.65%
Bachelors or Greater8.12%

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed79.56%
Male Unemployed49.62%
Female Employed10.17%
Male Employed5.65%

Leslie County, Kentucky Income

Leslie County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,282$37,401
Families$37,188$44,957
Married Families$41,706$
Non Families$11,542$16,075

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Leslie County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Leslie 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 35To44.

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by War

497

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam201
First Gulf War49
Second Gulf War49
Korea39
World War II34

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64149
75+143
65 to 74106
35 to 5467
18 to 3432

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4895.85%
Other733.33%
Hispanic16.67%
2 or More12.50%

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

28.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment Status

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment by Age

35.7%

Labor Force Participation

29.6%

Employment Rate

17%

Unemployment Rate

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Leslie County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hyden370351-19-5.14%
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