Scott County, Kentucky Population 2019

Scott County, Kentucky's estimated population is 54,790 with a growth rate of 2.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scott County, Kentucky is the 17th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201856,0311,2412.27%
201754,7901,3892.60%
201653,4011,2652.43%
201552,1369111.78%
201451,2251,2142.43%
201350,0111,0272.10%
201248,9841,0622.22%
201147,9226421.36%
201047,28023,41398.10%
199023,8672,0549.42%
198021,8133,86521.53%
197017,9482,57216.73%
196015,3762351.55%
195015,1418275.78%
194014,314-86-0.60%
193014,400-918-5.99%
192015,318-1,638-9.66%
191016,956-1,120-6.20%
190018,0761,5309.25%
189016,5461,58110.56%
188014,9653,35828.93%
187011,607-2,810-19.49%
186014,417-529-3.54%
185014,9461,2789.35%
184013,668-1,009-6.87%
183014,6774583.22%
182014,2191,80014.49%
181012,4194,41255.10%
18008,0070.00%

Scott County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,166
Black or African American2,476
Two or More Races1,564
Some Other Race1,490
Asian515
American Indian and Alaska Native111

Scott County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Scott County, Kentucky Median Age

36.2


Total

35.7


Male

36.6


Female

Scott County, Kentucky Adults

There are 38,835 adults, (5,826 of whom are seniors) in Scott County, Kentucky.

Scott County, Kentucky Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

26,464

50.58%

Male

25,858

49.42%

Scott County, Kentucky Households and Families

Scott County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All69.5%30.5%
Male53.7%46.3%
Female50.9%49.1%
Non Family50.1%49.9%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,7062.5869.5
Married11,4633.1183
Non Family5,2351.2450.1
Female2,1412.9450.9
Male8672.9153.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2243.60%
9th to 12th Grade2,2046.49%
High School Graduate10,56031.10%
Some College7,29021.47%
Associates Degree3,1239.20%
Bachelors Degree5,76116.97%
Graduate Degree3,79111.17%

Scott County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,28127,6598,799
Black1,6531,455253
Hispanic1,122582150
Other Race72626144
Multiple Races527481230
Asian336327127
Native American7057

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,423$46,920$31,099
Less Than High School$17,239$21,250$15,812
High School Grad$31,416$38,534$23,634
Some College$38,547$51,156$26,870
Bachelors Degree$48,908$57,277$41,037
Graduate Degree$62,144$81,780$55,222

$39,423

Average Earnings

$46,920

Average Male

$31,099

Average Female

Scott County, Kentucky Language

Scott County, Kentucky Language by Age

Scott County, Kentucky Language

94.92% of Scott County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 5.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.54% of the population.

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,2484,0259.10%
Black2,32182535.55%
Hispanic2,19274433.94%
Other1,44661142.25%
Multiple1,52426517.39%
Asian504203.97%
Native1021211.76%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.06%

Male Poverty Rate

12.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kentucky is Other, with 42.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kentucky is Asian, with 3.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.43%
High School10.20%
Some College8.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.52%
Male Unemployed18.90%
Female Employed7.28%
Male Employed4.79%

Scott County, Kentucky Income

Scott County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,598$81,148
Families$77,141$92,478
Married Families$87,852-
Non Families$36,127$45,436

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Scott County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Scott County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans

3,558

Number of Veterans

3,177

Male Veterans

381

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,046
First Gulf War953
Second Gulf War804
Korea225
World War II107

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2689.35%
Black22912.58%
Hispanic534.07%
2 or More344.76%
Indian2738.57%

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

5.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Kentucky Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Scott County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Georgetown2913833440430214.76%
Stamping Ground6597468713.20%
Sadieville3013403912.96%
Corinth 23223310.43%
  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