Marion County, Kentucky Population 2019

Marion County, Kentucky's estimated population is 19,316 with a growth rate of 0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Kentucky is the 59th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,404880.46%
201719,3161640.86%
201619,152-64-0.33%
201519,2161450.76%
201419,071-851-4.27%
201319,92220.01%
201219,920-75-0.38%
201119,9951650.83%
201019,8303,33120.19%
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
White17,242
Black or African American1,644
Two or More Races212
Some Other Race182
Asian54
American Indian and Alaska Native1

Marion County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Marion County, Kentucky Median Age

39.7


Total

38.5


Male

41


Female

Marion County, Kentucky Adults

There are 14,592 adults, (3,038 of whom are seniors) in Marion County, Kentucky.

Marion County, Kentucky Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

9,536

49.32%

Male

9,799

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
Married86.7%13.3%
All73.9%26.1%
Male69.4%30.6%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female60.4%39.6%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3652.5173.9
Married3,3083.286.7
Non Family2,7901.1463.7
Female9633.7960.4
Male3043.4769.4

3.25

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2099.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,2919.83%
High School Graduate5,72143.55%
Some College2,01815.36%
Associates Degree1,1959.10%
Bachelors Degree9267.05%
Graduate Degree7775.91%

Marion County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,5859,6581,644
Black1,18682831
Hispanic25855
Other Race169
Multiple Races90683
Asian424225
Native American11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,270$34,977$25,559
Less Than High School$16,656$20,429$9,667
High School Grad$28,601$32,123$25,059
Some College$31,686$43,042$24,014
Bachelors Degree$34,483$37,955$28,409
Graduate Degree$50,590$50,521$50,625

$30,270

Average Earnings

$34,977

Average Male

$25,559

Average Female

Marion County, Kentucky Language

Marion County, Kentucky Language by Age

Marion County, Kentucky Language

97.21% of Marion County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty

Marion County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3502,84817.42%
Black1,48350834.25%
Multiple1712615.20%
Hispanic477234.82%
Asian54916.67%
Native11100.00%

18.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.52%

Male Poverty Rate

21.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Kentucky

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 4.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.57%
High School15.56%
Some College14.42%
Bachelors or Greater8.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.94%
Male Unemployed25.14%
Female Employed8.65%
Male Employed6.17%

Marion County, Kentucky Income

Marion County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,005$55,011
Families$53,474$66,041
Married Families$64,823-
Non Families$22,114$35,383

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Marion County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans

975

Number of Veterans

937

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam402
Second Gulf War242
First Gulf War191
Korea51
World War II23

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8996.90%
Black766.13%
Hispanic62.30%

Marion County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

16.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Kentucky Employment Status

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Marion County, Kentucky

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