Owen County, Kentucky Population 2018

Owen County, Kentucky's estimated population is 10,765 with a growth rate of 0.86% 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
201710,765920.86%
201610,673100.09%
201610,663-61-0.57%
201510,724780.73%
201410,646120.11%
201310,634-116-1.08%
201210,750-66-0.61%
201110,816-31-0.29%
201010,8471,81220.06%
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
White10,254
Black or African American191
Some Other Race160
Two or More Races39
American Indian and Alaska Native19
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Owen 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

Owen County, Kentucky Median Age

41.6


Total

41.9


Male

40


Female

Owen County, Kentucky Adults

There are 8,090 adults, (1,782 of which are seniors) in Owen County, Kentucky.

Owen County, Kentucky Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Owen County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,433

50.90%

Male

5,240

49.10%

Owen County, Kentucky Households and Families

Owen County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Owen County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All74%26%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
Female65.7%34.3%
Male45.9%54.1%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Owen County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9462.774
Married2,0953.2480.4
Non Family1,2061.1371.4
Female3884.1565.7
Male2573.4545.9

3.27

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owen County, Kentucky Households

Owen County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3314.52%
9th to 12th Grade87912.02%
High School Graduate3,49147.72%
Some College1,26217.25%
Associates Degree5267.19%
Bachelors Degree5437.42%
Graduate Degree2833.87%

Owen County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,0935,900809
Hispanic9797
Black90823
Other Race6060
Native American1912
Multiple Races141414
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%.

Owen County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,235$40,915$24,072
Less Than High School$27,000$27,813$
High School Grad$27,030$37,208$21,825
Some College$29,732$44,455$20,071
Bachelors Degree$43,036$66,029$30,156
Graduate Degree$51,524$125,329$50,393

$31,235

Average Earnings

$40,915

Average Male

$24,072

Average Female

Owen County, Kentucky Language

Owen County, Kentucky Language by Age

Owen County, Kentucky Language

99.23% of Owen County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9971,81818.19%
Hispanic272248.82%
Multiple39923.08%
Native19736.84%

17.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.54%

Male Poverty Rate

16.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owen County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Kentucky is Native, with 36.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 8.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.61%.

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.93%
High School15.26%
Some College12.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.80%

Owen County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.24%
Male Employed5.64%
Male Unemployed5.29%
Female Employed4.76%

Owen County, Kentucky Income

Owen County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,597$57,691
Families$49,250$64,381
Married Families$55,945$
Non Families$20,526$40,492

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Owen County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by War

644

Number of Veterans

633

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam212
Korea79
Second Gulf War78
World War II61
First Gulf War59

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+178
65 to 74174
55 to 64125
35 to 54122
18 to 3445

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6247.92%
Indian1368.42%
Black77.78%

Owen County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

14.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owen County, Kentucky Employment Status

Owen County, Kentucky Employment by Age

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Owen County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Owen County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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