Oldham County, Kentucky Population 2019

Oldham County, Kentucky's estimated population is 66,489 with a growth rate of 1.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oldham County, Kentucky is the 12th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201866,470-19-0.03%
201766,4891,1001.68%
201665,3898431.31%
201564,5465700.89%
201463,9769091.44%
201363,0679531.53%
201262,1141,3432.21%
201160,7713360.56%
201060,43527,17281.69%
199033,2635,46819.67%
198027,79513,10889.25%
197014,6871,2999.70%
196013,3882,37021.51%
195011,0183022.82%
194010,7163,31444.77%
19307,402-287-3.73%
19207,6894416.08%
19107,2481702.40%
19007,0783244.80%
18906,754-913-11.91%
18807,667-1,360-15.07%
18709,0271,74423.95%
18607,283-346-4.54%
18507,6292493.37%
18407,380-2,208-23.03%
18309,5880.00%

How Many People Live in Oldham County, Kentucky?

66,489

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,856
Black or African American2,405
Two or More Races1,702
Asian932
Some Other Race576
American Indian and Alaska Native127
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

Oldham County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Oldham County, Kentucky Median Age

39


Total

38.6


Male

39.6


Female

Oldham County, Kentucky Adults

There are 47,965 adults, (7,728 of whom are seniors) in Oldham County, Kentucky.

Oldham County, Kentucky Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Oldham County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

30,757

47.59%

Male

33,876

52.41%

Oldham County, Kentucky Households and Families

Oldham County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oldham County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All85.2%14.8%
Male80.7%19.3%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Female66.3%33.7%

85.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,4652.9685.2
Married13,9853.3991.8
Non Family3,8661.1971.2
Female1,8373.3566.3
Male7773.1680.7

3.33

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oldham County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9412.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,8334.28%
High School Graduate9,69322.66%
Some College9,72022.72%
Associates Degree3,3227.77%
Bachelors Degree10,43024.38%
Graduate Degree6,84015.99%

Oldham County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,22036,05216,162
Black1,8801,637266
Hispanic1,3461,057263
Multiple Races870832220
Asian433415311
Other Race422396136
Native American11910150
Islander161616

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,606$62,768$36,656
Less Than High School$21,304$31,750$16,958
High School Grad$30,857$37,166$21,766
Some College$39,919$51,659$32,837
Bachelors Degree$62,491$88,720$42,008
Graduate Degree$78,281$106,762$56,738

$49,606

Average Earnings

$62,768

Average Male

$36,656

Average Female

Oldham County, Kentucky Language

Oldham County, Kentucky Language by Age

Oldham County, Kentucky Language

95.60% of Oldham County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 4.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.61% of the population.

Oldham County, Kentucky Poverty

Oldham County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,3452,6174.82%
Hispanic2,34144519.01%
Multiple1,61216910.48%
Black1,4891177.86%
Asian919515.55%
Other568518.98%
Native8356.02%

5.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.23%

Male Poverty Rate

6.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oldham County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oldham County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 19.01% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.96%
High School6.73%
Some College4.14%
Bachelors or Greater1.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.56%
Male Unemployed8.33%
Female Employed4.33%
Male Employed2.15%

Oldham County, Kentucky Income

Oldham County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$92,237$116,314
Families$104,321$130,232
Married Families$115,347-
Non Families$38,516$51,916

Oldham County, Kentucky Marital Status

Oldham County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oldham County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Oldham 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 45-54.

Oldham County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Oldham County, Kentucky Veterans

4,347

Number of Veterans

4,023

Male Veterans

324

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,429
First Gulf War1,177
Second Gulf War778
Korea230
World War II117

Oldham County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,0349.26%
Black2029.68%
2 or More656.01%
Hispanic644.13%
Other224.92%
Indian1713.39%
Asian71.27%

Oldham County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

2.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oldham County, Kentucky Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Oldham County, Kentucky Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

60.72%

Born in Kentucky

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

1.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.71% of Oldham County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 60.72% having been born in Kentucky. 1.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Oldham County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
La Grange808387226397.91%
Crestwood453649103748.25%
Prospect 469248751833.90%
Orchard Grass Hills159517341398.71%
Pewee Valley144015471077.43%
Goshen909985768.36%
River Bluff398431338.29%
  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