Marion County, Kentucky Population 2018

Marion County, Kentucky's estimated population is 19,395 with a growth rate of -0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Kentucky is the 60th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,395-102-0.52%
201619,4973541.85%
201619,143-48-0.25%
201519,1911400.73%
201419,051-844-4.24%
201319,895-3-0.02%
201219,898-86-0.43%
201119,9841580.80%
201019,8263,32720.16%
199016,499-1,411-7.88%
198017,9101,1967.16%
197016,714-173-1.02%
196016,887-325-1.89%
195017,2122991.77%
194016,9131,4149.12%
193015,499-28-0.18%
192015,527-803-4.92%
191016,330400.25%
190016,2906424.10%
189015,6489556.50%
188014,6931,85514.45%
187012,8382451.95%
186012,5938287.04%
185011,7657336.64%
184011,0320.00%

Marion County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,427
Black or African American1,571
Two or More Races202
Some Other Race149
Asian148

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

Marion 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

Marion County, Kentucky Median Age

39.1


Total

37.6


Male

40.4


Female

Marion County, Kentucky Adults

There are 14,779 adults, (2,964 of which are seniors) in Marion County, Kentucky.

Marion County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,615

49.32%

Male

9,882

50.68%

Marion County, Kentucky Households and Families

Marion County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All73%27%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male62.5%37.5%
Female50.6%49.4%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4382.4973
Married3,5513.1485.8
Non Family2,5841.1665.1
Female9513.3750.6
Male3523.2962.5

3.1

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Kentucky Households

Marion County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1398.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,41610.70%
High School Graduate5,66642.80%
Some College2,01915.25%
Associates Degree1,2729.61%
Bachelors Degree1,0277.76%
Graduate Degree6985.27%

Marion County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,7189,7291,578
Black1,09568423
Hispanic2136925
Asian13213293
Other Race1063925
Multiple Races102806

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 70.45%.

Marion County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,173$33,351$24,688
Less Than High School$17,053$20,071$9,511
High School Grad$26,603$30,093$23,593
Some College$30,806$38,885$22,272
Bachelors Degree$35,000$36,845$33,351
Graduate Degree$50,172$50,404$50,000

$29,173

Average Earnings

$33,351

Average Male

$24,688

Average Female

Marion County, Kentucky Language

Marion County, Kentucky Language by Age

Marion County, Kentucky Language

96.89% of Marion County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 3.11% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,4393,07818.72%
Black1,34641030.46%
Multiple1742916.67%
Asian1482114.19%
Hispanic46281.73%

19.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.17%

Male Poverty Rate

21.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Kentucky is Black, with 30.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 1.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.16%.

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.71%
Some College17.72%
High School13.80%
Bachelors or Greater8.53%

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.19%
Male Unemployed23.44%
Female Employed10.38%
Male Employed6.41%

Marion County, Kentucky Income

Marion County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,392$52,488
Families$47,568$61,676
Married Families$58,187$
Non Families$21,133$32,861

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Marion County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,165

Number of Veterans

1,057

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam524
First Gulf War191
Second Gulf War165
Korea65
World War II34

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64393
65 to 74258
35 to 54234
75+186
18 to 3494

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0527.95%
Black887.45%
Hispanic3211.59%
Other2523.15%

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Kentucky Employment Status

Marion County, Kentucky Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Marion County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Marion County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Marion County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lebanon55395638991.79%
Loretto70570940.57%
Bradfordsville29429510.34%
Raywick13413510.75%
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