Martin County, Kentucky Population 2018

Martin County, Kentucky's estimated population is 11,452 with a growth rate of -8.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Martin County, Kentucky is the 93rd largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,452-1,026-8.22%
201612,4785314.44%
201611,947-350-2.85%
201512,297-213-1.70%
201412,510-157-1.24%
201312,667-75-0.59%
201212,742-105-0.82%
201112,847-66-0.51%
201012,9133873.09%
199012,526-1,399-10.05%
198013,9254,54848.50%
19709,377-824-8.08%
196010,201-1,476-12.64%
195011,6777076.44%
194010,9702,38627.80%
19308,58493012.15%
19207,6543634.98%
19107,2911,51126.14%
19005,7801,57137.32%
18904,2091,15237.68%
18803,0570.00%

Martin County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,727
Black or African American633
Two or More Races90
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Some Other Race9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Martin County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Martin County, Kentucky Median Age

38.1


Total

35.8


Male

42


Female

Martin County, Kentucky Adults

There are 9,883 adults, (1,685 of which are seniors) in Martin County, Kentucky.

Martin County, Kentucky Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Martin County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,556

44.53%

Male

6,922

55.47%

Martin County, Kentucky Households and Families

Martin County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Martin County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All71.6%28.4%
Male63.1%36.9%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
Female61.2%38.8%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Martin County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2952.5571.6
Married2,3233.2179.5
Non Family1,3521.1462.6
Female4902.9361.2
Male1303.9563.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Martin County, Kentucky Households

Martin County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,07212.29%
9th to 12th Grade1,32215.16%
High School Graduate3,36838.63%
Some College1,68819.36%
Associates Degree7238.29%
Bachelors Degree2042.34%
Graduate Degree3423.92%

Martin County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8355,603508
Black59252618
Hispanic20211218
Multiple Races87872
Native American115
Other Race99
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 8.91%.

Martin County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,762$33,990$21,576
Less Than High School$20,616$21,250$20,477
High School Grad$27,054$41,355$12,537
Some College$24,678$24,125$25,270
Bachelors Degree$31,538$28,977$42,337
Graduate Degree$50,577$$50,611

$25,762

Average Earnings

$33,990

Average Male

$21,576

Average Female

Martin County, Kentucky Language

Martin County, Kentucky Language by Age

Martin County, Kentucky Language

97.52% of Martin County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Martin County, Kentucky Poverty

Martin County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,8403,51032.38%
Multiple542851.85%

32.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.36%

Male Poverty Rate

35.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Martin County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Martin County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 51.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Martin County, Kentucky is White, with 32.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.39%.

Martin County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.52%
High School31.79%
Some College17.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%

Martin County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.59%
Male Unemployed54.81%
Female Employed14.15%
Male Employed6.23%

Martin County, Kentucky Income

Martin County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,052$40,475
Families$38,701$45,872
Married Families$43,983$
Non Families$16,510$27,797

Martin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Martin County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Martin County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Martin County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Martin County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Martin County, Kentucky Veterans

Martin County, Kentucky Veterans by War

553

Number of Veterans

521

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam274
First Gulf War80
Second Gulf War36
Korea28
World War II13

Martin County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74162
55 to 64147
35 to 54123
75+78
18 to 3443

Martin County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5325.83%
Hispanic3415.53%
2 or More1921.11%
Black20.32%

Martin County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

17.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Martin County, Kentucky Employment Status

Martin County, Kentucky Employment by Age

32.7%

Labor Force Participation

26.6%

Employment Rate

18.6%

Unemployment Rate

Martin County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Martin County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Martin County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Inez716672-44-6.15%
Warfield268250-18-6.72%
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