Owen County, Kentucky Population 2019

Owen County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,789 with a growth rate of 1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Owen County, Kentucky is the 95th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201810,880910.84%
201710,7891301.22%
201610,659-69-0.64%
201510,728780.73%
201410,650120.11%
201310,638-116-1.08%
201210,754-66-0.61%
201110,820-30-0.28%
201010,8501,81520.09%
19909,0351111.24%
19808,9241,45419.46%
19707,470-767-9.31%
19608,237-1,518-15.56%
19509,755-1,187-10.85%
194010,9422322.17%
193010,710-1,844-14.69%
192012,554-1,694-11.89%
191014,248-3,305-18.83%
190017,553-123-0.70%
189017,6762751.58%
188017,4013,09221.61%
187014,3091,59012.50%
186012,7192,27521.78%
185010,4442,21226.87%
18408,2322,44642.27%
18305,7863,755184.88%
18202,0310.00%

Owen County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,241
Black or African American191
Some Other Race178
Two or More Races39
American Indian and Alaska Native27
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Owen County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Owen County, Kentucky Median Age

42.2


Total

41.9


Male

42.5


Female

Owen County, Kentucky Adults

There are 8,138 adults, (1,883 of whom are seniors) in Owen County, Kentucky.

Owen County, Kentucky Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Owen County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,447

50.97%

Male

5,239

49.03%

Owen County, Kentucky Households and Families

Owen County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Owen County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family71.8%28.2%
Female64.2%35.8%
Male54.4%45.6%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9442.6973.4
Married2,1903.2277.6
Non Family1,1711.1971.8
Female3883.8764.2
Male1953.4754.4

3.22

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owen County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3524.76%
9th to 12th Grade92312.47%
High School Graduate3,57348.28%
Some College1,26017.02%
Associates Degree5797.82%
Bachelors Degree4796.47%
Graduate Degree2353.18%

Owen County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,1545,893701
Hispanic109109
Black99963
Other Race8282
Native American2718
Multiple Races101010
Islander2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,051$42,034$25,053
Less Than High School$22,222$26,538$14,554
High School Grad$27,130$37,279$23,168
Some College$35,652$51,688$21,864
Bachelors Degree$49,828$65,117$41,250
Graduate Degree$53,621$128,063$53,147

$33,051

Average Earnings

$42,034

Average Male

$25,053

Average Female

Owen County, Kentucky Language

Owen County, Kentucky Language by Age

Owen County, Kentucky Language

99.18% of Owen County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9891,70017.02%
Hispanic2763512.68%
Multiple391025.64%
Native27933.33%

16.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.33%

Male Poverty Rate

16.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owen County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Kentucky is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 12.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.90%
High School16.13%
Some College11.87%
Bachelors or Greater0.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.67%
Female Employed5.24%
Male Unemployed4.70%
Male Employed3.96%

Owen County, Kentucky Income

Owen County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,031$60,124
Families$51,524$67,269
Married Families$63,393-
Non Families$21,213$40,836

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Owen County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Owen 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 55-64.

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans

749

Number of Veterans

712

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam253
Second Gulf War109
First Gulf War93
World War II52
Korea36

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7229.12%
Indian1866.67%
Black99.09%
Hispanic65.50%

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

13.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owen County, Kentucky Employment Status

49.6%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Owen County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Owenton1538153910.07%
Sparta 268267-1-0.37%
Monterey138135-3-2.17%
Gratz7877-1-1.28%
  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