Lewis County, Kentucky Population 2019

Lewis County, Kentucky's estimated population is 13,358 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lewis County, Kentucky is the 82nd largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201813,257-101-0.76%
201713,358-116-0.86%
201613,474-126-0.93%
201513,600-163-1.18%
201413,763770.56%
201313,686-87-0.63%
201213,773-31-0.22%
201113,804-32-0.23%
201013,8368076.19%
199013,029-1,516-10.42%
198014,5452,19017.73%
197012,355-760-5.79%
196013,115-405-3.00%
195013,520-2,166-13.81%
194015,6861,3719.58%
193014,315-1,514-9.56%
192015,829-1,058-6.27%
191016,887-981-5.49%
190017,8683,06520.71%
189014,8031,64912.54%
188013,1544,03944.31%
18709,1157549.02%
18608,3611,15916.09%
18507,20289614.21%
18406,3061,07720.60%
18305,2291,25631.61%
18203,9731,61668.56%
18102,3570.00%

Lewis County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,279
American Indian and Alaska Native111
Two or More Races106
Black or African American54
Asian15

Lewis County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Lewis County, Kentucky Median Age

42.1


Total

41.5


Male

42.5


Female

Lewis County, Kentucky Adults

There are 10,548 adults, (2,330 of whom are seniors) in Lewis County, Kentucky.

Lewis County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lewis County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,817

50.25%

Male

6,748

49.75%

Lewis County, Kentucky Households and Families

Lewis County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lewis County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All74.8%25.2%
Male71.6%28.4%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female56%44%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4962.4474.8
Married3,1462.9581.3
Non Family1,5181.0969.2
Female5822.9356
Male2503.0871.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lewis County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,26913.33%
9th to 12th Grade1,20112.62%
High School Graduate3,85940.54%
Some College1,36114.30%
Associates Degree6737.07%
Bachelors Degree5655.94%
Graduate Degree5906.20%

Lewis County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3686,9671,148
Black5437
Native American45227
Multiple Races367
Hispanic22
Asian1515

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 15.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,192$36,304$23,831
Less Than High School$21,753$21,714$21,833
High School Grad$25,931$36,768$18,558
Some College$27,711$40,250$25,018
Bachelors Degree$36,750$42,366$30,333
Graduate Degree$50,673$49,485$52,019

$28,192

Average Earnings

$36,304

Average Male

$23,831

Average Female

Lewis County, Kentucky Language

Lewis County, Kentucky Language by Age

Lewis County, Kentucky Language

97.75% of Lewis County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.09% of the population.

Lewis County, Kentucky Poverty

Lewis County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,0823,34825.59%
Native1119585.59%
Multiple1063633.96%
Hispanic2222100.00%
Black47817.02%

26.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.46%

Male Poverty Rate

27.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lewis County, Kentucky

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, Kentucky is Black, with 17.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.19%
High School20.94%
Some College19.07%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed61.06%
Female Unemployed59.48%
Female Employed8.76%
Male Employed7.27%

Lewis County, Kentucky Income

Lewis County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,054$47,330
Families$45,348$57,092
Married Families$49,113-
Non Families$13,835$20,297

Lewis County, Kentucky Marital Status

Lewis County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lewis County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Lewis 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 45-54.

Lewis County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Lewis County, Kentucky Veterans

824

Number of Veterans

758

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam304
First Gulf War167
Korea132
Second Gulf War58
World War II29

Lewis County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8137.82%
Indian715.56%
2 or More411.11%

Lewis County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

17.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lewis County, Kentucky Employment Status

44.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.6%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Lewis County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vanceburg14671427-40-2.73%
Concord3534-1-2.86%
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