Ohio County, Kentucky Population 2018

Ohio County, Kentucky's estimated population is 24,182 with a growth rate of 0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ohio County, Kentucky is the 49th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,182300.12%
201624,152-44-0.18%
201624,1961690.70%
201524,027860.36%
201423,941-24-0.10%
201323,965-48-0.20%
201224,013400.17%
201123,9731510.63%
201023,8222,71712.87%
199021,105-660-3.03%
198021,7652,97515.83%
197018,7901,0656.01%
196017,725-3,115-14.95%
195020,840-3,581-14.66%
194024,421-48-0.20%
193024,469-2,004-7.57%
192026,473-1,169-4.23%
191027,6423551.30%
190027,2874,34118.92%
189022,9463,27716.66%
188019,6694,10826.40%
187015,5613,35227.46%
186012,2092,46025.23%
18509,7493,15747.89%
18406,5921,87739.81%
18304,71583621.55%
18203,879872.29%
18103,7922,569210.06%
18001,2230.00%

Ohio County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,133
Black or African American535
Two or More Races258
Asian128
Some Other Race94
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Ohio 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

Ohio County, Kentucky Median Age

40.6


Total

39.1


Male

41.6


Female

Ohio County, Kentucky Adults

There are 18,356 adults, (4,154 of which are seniors) in Ohio County, Kentucky.

Ohio County, Kentucky Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ohio County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

12,225

50.62%

Male

11,927

49.38%

Ohio County, Kentucky Households and Families

Ohio County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ohio County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female65.4%34.6%
Male59.1%40.9%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ohio County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9302.6777.4
Married5,0653.1185.9
Non Family2,5801.367.9
Female8673.8565.4
Male4183.3759.1

3.11

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ohio County, Kentucky Households

Ohio County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6319.92%
9th to 12th Grade1,79310.90%
High School Graduate7,20743.82%
Some College2,98418.14%
Associates Degree1,2067.33%
Bachelors Degree8595.22%
Graduate Degree7684.67%

Ohio County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,65812,4891,562
Black37432724
Hispanic3362009
Multiple Races16814132
Other Race7632
Asian45
Native American44

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 19.05%.

Ohio County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,488$31,747$21,470
Less Than High School$21,773$23,492$14,928
High School Grad$26,183$30,614$17,536
Some College$25,694$35,921$21,907
Bachelors Degree$40,800$49,327$30,781
Graduate Degree$49,561$52,188$43,214

$26,488

Average Earnings

$31,747

Average Male

$21,470

Average Female

Ohio County, Kentucky Language

Ohio County, Kentucky Language by Age

Ohio County, Kentucky Language

97.71% of Ohio County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Ohio County, Kentucky Poverty

Ohio County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,2544,60420.69%
Hispanic68322432.80%
Multiple2549135.83%
Asian1284535.16%
Black526397.41%

21.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.38%

Male Poverty Rate

23.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ohio County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ohio County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 35.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ohio County, Kentucky is Black, with 7.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.76%.

Ohio County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.81%
High School18.00%
Some College11.68%
Bachelors or Greater6.24%

Ohio County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.17%
Male Unemployed45.47%
Male Employed9.25%
Female Employed8.85%

Ohio County, Kentucky Income

Ohio County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,479$51,856
Families$44,974$59,259
Married Families$50,593$
Non Families$19,496$30,609

Ohio County, Kentucky Marital Status

Ohio County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ohio County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Ohio 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.

Ohio County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Ohio County, Kentucky Veterans

Ohio County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,538

Number of Veterans

1,511

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam581
First Gulf War268
Korea208
Second Gulf War174
World War II75

Ohio County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74465
75+413
55 to 64300
35 to 54264
18 to 3496

Ohio County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5308.70%
2 or More85.41%

Ohio County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

7.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ohio County, Kentucky Employment Status

Ohio County, Kentucky Employment by Age

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Ohio County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Ohio County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ohio County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Beaver Dam350636481424.05%
Hartford26722771993.71%
Fordsville52453281.53%
Centertown43744581.83%
McHenry38839571.80%
Rockport26627151.88%
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