Metcalfe County, Kentucky Population 2018

Metcalfe County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,107 with a growth rate of 0.97% 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
20179,990-117-1.16%
201710,107970.97%
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
White9,622
Two or More Races200
Black or African American71
Asian49
Some Other Race31
American Indian and Alaska Native17

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Median Age

43.1


Total

42.9


Male

43.3


Female

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Adults

There are 7,626 adults, (1,805 of whom are seniors) in Metcalfe County, Kentucky.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,060

50.65%

Male

4,930

49.35%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Households and Families

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All76.3%23.7%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Male52.3%47.7%
Female43.5%56.5%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9402.576.3
Married2,2033.0887
Non Family1,2131.2469.7
Female3523.3543.5
Male1722.3452.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade95213.75%
9th to 12th Grade6269.04%
High School Graduate2,72939.41%
Some College1,37819.90%
Associates Degree4015.79%
Bachelors Degree3915.65%
Graduate Degree4486.47%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5885,076747
Hispanic14814876
Multiple Races937116
Black7135
Other Race313131
Native American1717
Asian8

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$27,302$32,774$24,271
Less Than High School$24,821$25,702$12,083
High School Grad$26,524$34,338$19,583
Some College$27,781$35,208$25,079
Bachelors Degree$30,038$$30,152
Graduate Degree$60,417$94,712$55,250

$27,302

Average Earnings

$32,774

Average Male

$24,271

Average Female

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language by Age

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Language

97.71% of Metcalfe County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,3902,09522.31%
Multiple2008944.50%
Hispanic1485335.81%
Black653046.15%
Asian49816.33%

23.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.95%

Male Poverty Rate

27.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Metcalfe County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Metcalfe County, Kentucky is Black, with 46.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Metcalfe County, Kentucky is Asian, with 16.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.14%.

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.02%
High School20.93%
Some College19.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.31%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.11%
Female Unemployed34.01%
Female Employed11.88%
Male Employed9.28%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Income

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,594$44,971
Families$42,323$52,394
Married Families$48,697$
Non Families$19,558$25,197

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

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

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by War

661

Number of Veterans

625

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam246
First Gulf War142
Korea90
World War II36
Second Gulf War35

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+195
65 to 74170
35 to 54147
55 to 64143
18 to 346

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6188.35%
Indian17100.00%
2 or More1415.05%
Black1216.90%

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

13.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment Status

Metcalfe County, Kentucky Employment by Age

52%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

5.8%

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