Leslie County, Kentucky Population 2019

Leslie County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,334 with a growth rate of -1.01% 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
201710,334-105-1.01%
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
White10,410
Two or More Races108
Some Other Race75
Asian42
Black or African American13

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

Leslie County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Leslie County, Kentucky Median Age

41.9


Total

39.9


Male

43.4


Female

Leslie County, Kentucky Adults

There are 8,340 adults, (1,726 of whom are seniors) in Leslie County, Kentucky.

Leslie County, Kentucky Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Leslie County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,323

49.99%

Male

5,325

50.01%

Leslie County, Kentucky Households and Families

Leslie County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Leslie County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All77.9%22.1%
Female73.8%26.2%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Male68.5%31.5%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leslie County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2922.4277.9
Married1,9933.286
Non Family1,3851.1269.7
Female7012.7773.8
Male2132.3868.5

2.97

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

3.8%

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 Grade1,04013.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,35718.01%
High School Graduate2,84537.76%
Some College1,25716.68%
Associates Degree3614.79%
Bachelors Degree3865.12%
Graduate Degree2883.82%

Leslie County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4035,033645
Multiple Races8471
Asian292929
Other Race10
Black84
Hispanic22

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$29,149$40,179$21,002
Less Than High School$20,368$21,912$
High School Grad$27,401$41,866$13,661
Some College$23,258$41,056$21,767
Bachelors Degree$41,125$34,135$42,417
Graduate Degree$50,625$$35,893

$29,149

Average Earnings

$40,179

Average Male

$21,002

Average Female

Leslie County, Kentucky Language

Leslie County, Kentucky Language by Age

Leslie County, Kentucky Language

99.32% of Leslie County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.34% of the population.

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1333,43533.90%
Multiple957376.84%
Other755573.33%
Hispanic674567.16%
Asian42921.43%

34.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.75%

Male Poverty Rate

35.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 76.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leslie County, Kentucky is Asian, with 21.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.68%.

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.55%
High School30.79%
Some College18.75%
Bachelors or Greater10.33%

Leslie County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.03%
Male Unemployed58.31%
Female Employed10.99%
Male Employed9.16%

Leslie County, Kentucky Income

Leslie County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,861$37,929
Families$37,331$45,337
Married Families$41,764$
Non Families$11,331$16,827

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

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

Leslie County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race


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

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by War

558

Number of Veterans

550

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam221
Second Gulf War64
First Gulf War58
Korea52
World War II34

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+165
55 to 64156
65 to 74124
35 to 5470
18 to 3443

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5466.69%
Other1038.46%
Hispanic211.11%
2 or More21.85%

Leslie County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

31.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment Status

Leslie County, Kentucky Employment by Age

37.8%

Labor Force Participation

32.3%

Employment Rate

14.6%

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