Magoffin County, Kentucky Population 2019

Magoffin County, Kentucky's estimated population is 12,539 with a growth rate of -0.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Magoffin County, Kentucky is the 89th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201812,362-177-1.41%
201712,539-126-0.99%
201612,665-116-0.91%
201512,781-201-1.55%
201412,982380.29%
201312,944-123-0.94%
201213,067-155-1.17%
201113,222-86-0.65%
201013,3082311.77%
199013,077-438-3.24%
198013,5153,07229.42%
197010,443-713-6.39%
196011,156-2,683-19.39%
195013,839-3,651-20.87%
194017,4901,77111.27%
193015,7191,86013.42%
192013,8592051.50%
191013,6541,64813.73%
190012,0062,81030.56%
18909,1962,25232.43%
18806,9442,26048.25%
18704,6841,19934.40%
18603,4850.00%

Magoffin County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,776
American Indian and Alaska Native4
Black or African American3

Magoffin County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Magoffin County, Kentucky Median Age

42


Total

41.6


Male

42.3


Female

Magoffin County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,813 adults, (1,968 of whom are seniors) in Magoffin County, Kentucky.

Magoffin County, Kentucky Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Magoffin County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,347

49.65%

Male

6,436

50.35%

Magoffin County, Kentucky Households and Families

Magoffin County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Magoffin County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All68.7%31.3%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Female58.2%41.8%
Male35.8%64.2%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0572.568.7
Married2,8243.1776.7
Non Family1,5781.0661.3
Female4763.0358.2
Male1793.2435.8

3.1

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Magoffin County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,38415.72%
9th to 12th Grade1,20813.72%
High School Graduate3,05634.71%
Some College1,81620.62%
Associates Degree4485.09%
Bachelors Degree4244.82%
Graduate Degree4695.33%

Magoffin County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7726,205893
Hispanic268
Native American4
Black3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 70.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,302$37,083$24,724
Less Than High School$21,509$24,712$
High School Grad$26,812$35,286$20,332
Some College$32,165$45,218$28,536
Bachelors Degree$35,216$45,303$29,125
Graduate Degree$53,763$75,972$53,216

$31,302

Average Earnings

$37,083

Average Male

$24,724

Average Female

Magoffin County, Kentucky Language

Magoffin County, Kentucky Language by Age

Magoffin County, Kentucky Language

99.94% of Magoffin County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.03% of the population.

Magoffin County, Kentucky Poverty

Magoffin County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,4673,58128.72%
Hispanic1251512.00%
Native44100.00%
Black33100.00%

28.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.72%

Male Poverty Rate

27.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Magoffin County, Kentucky

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Magoffin County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 12.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.98%
High School24.53%
Some College13.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.27%
Male Unemployed30.23%
Male Employed13.47%
Female Employed10.41%

Magoffin County, Kentucky Income

Magoffin County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,578$42,317
Families$38,239$49,860
Married Families$41,993-
Non Families$15,000$24,114

Magoffin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Magoffin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Magoffin County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Magoffin County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Magoffin County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Magoffin County, Kentucky Veterans

388

Number of Veterans

372

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam109
Second Gulf War69
First Gulf War67
Korea56
World War II39

Magoffin County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Magoffin County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

20.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Magoffin County, Kentucky Employment Status

40.8%

Labor Force Participation

36.6%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Magoffin County, Kentucky

  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