Metcalfe County, Kentucky Population 2018

Metcalfe County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,107 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Metcalfe County, Kentucky is the 100th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,1071241.24%
20169,983-27-0.27%
201610,0101021.03%
20159,908-74-0.74%
20149,982380.38%
20139,944-23-0.23%
20129,967-85-0.85%
201110,052-78-0.77%
201010,1301,16713.02%
19908,963-521-5.49%
19809,4841,30715.98%
19708,177-190-2.27%
19608,367-1,484-15.06%
19509,851-1,002-9.23%
194010,8531,48015.79%
19309,373-702-6.97%
192010,075-378-3.62%
191010,4534654.66%
19009,9881171.19%
18909,8714484.75%
18809,4231,48918.77%
18707,9341,18917.63%
18606,7450.00%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,448
Some Other Race206
Black or African American160
Two or More Races91
Asian44
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28
American Indian and Alaska Native6

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

Metcalfe 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

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Median Age

43.5


Total

43.1


Male

43.7


Female

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Adults

There are 7,697 adults, (1,857 of which are seniors) in Metcalfe County, Kentucky.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,101

51.10%

Male

4,882

48.90%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Households and Families

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family67.7%32.3%
Male66.7%33.3%
Female46.7%53.3%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9222.5177.4
Married2,1883.1589.3
Non Family1,1721.2467.7
Female4242.8446.7
Male1382.2966.7

2.98

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Households

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,01914.61%
9th to 12th Grade6539.36%
High School Graduate2,66538.20%
Some College1,45820.90%
Associates Degree3835.49%
Bachelors Degree3875.55%
Graduate Degree4115.89%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5795,041713
Black16063
Hispanic16010852
Other Race525215
Multiple Races35215
Islander282828
Native American66

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,246$30,708$25,224
Less Than High School$20,671$21,157$14,306
High School Grad$26,374$31,571$19,886
Some College$27,435$31,421$25,481
Bachelors Degree$31,513$44,091$31,053
Graduate Degree$56,923$94,271$46,964

$27,246

Average Earnings

$30,708

Average Male

$25,224

Average Female

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language by Age

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language

98.50% of Metcalfe County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2181,87120.30%
Other20619192.72%
Hispanic1607446.25%
Black1577346.50%
Multiple914246.15%
Islander2828100.00%

22.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.29%

Male Poverty Rate

27.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Metcalfe County, Kentucky

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Metcalfe County, Kentucky is White, with 20.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.73%.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School23.12%
Less Than High School20.60%
Some College15.83%
Bachelors or Greater6.80%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.16%
Female Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed10.78%
Male Employed7.25%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Income

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,788$44,701
Families$43,072$52,204
Married Families$48,500$
Non Families$17,808$24,304

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Metcalfe 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 55To64.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by War

664

Number of Veterans

610

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam207
First Gulf War109
Korea102
Second Gulf War71
World War II52

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+223
65 to 74154
55 to 64141
35 to 54103
18 to 3443

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6298.51%
Black2716.88%
Indian6100.00%
2 or More25.71%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

7.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment Status

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment by Age

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Metcalfe County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Edmonton15931585-8-0.50%
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