Scott County, Kentucky Population 2018

Scott County, Kentucky's estimated population is 54,873 with a growth rate of 6.86% 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
201754,8733,5256.86%
201651,348-2,068-3.87%
201653,4161,2962.49%
201552,1209081.77%
201451,2121,2252.45%
201349,9879972.04%
201248,9901,0252.14%
201147,9656111.29%
201047,35423,48798.41%
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
White45,334
Black or African American2,680
Some Other Race1,478
Two or More Races1,236
Asian547
American Indian and Alaska Native73

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

Scott 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

Scott County, Kentucky Median Age

36.1


Total

35.4


Male

36.7


Female

Scott County, Kentucky Adults

There are 38,100 adults, (5,494 of which are seniors) in Scott County, Kentucky.

Scott County, Kentucky Age Dependency

57.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Scott County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

25,902

50.44%

Male

25,446

49.56%

Scott County, Kentucky Households and Families

Scott County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Scott County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All69.3%30.7%
Male55.3%44.7%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Female45.7%54.3%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scott County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,9132.6469.3
Married11,1523.1383.5
Non Family4,8401.2649.4
Female2,1693.0645.7
Male752355.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scott County, Kentucky Households

Scott County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2253.71%
9th to 12th Grade2,0966.34%
High School Graduate10,49331.74%
Some College6,96721.08%
Associates Degree2,8818.72%
Bachelors Degree5,76217.43%
Graduate Degree3,63310.99%

Scott County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,54127,0388,720
Black1,7131,446248
Hispanic1,071529130
Other Race69322729
Multiple Races433423167
Asian277268119
Native American5757

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 42.96%.

Scott County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,837$45,291$30,256
Less Than High School$17,295$19,600$16,378
High School Grad$30,999$36,986$23,266
Some College$36,672$47,781$24,773
Bachelors Degree$49,926$60,262$42,309
Graduate Degree$60,901$74,942$51,810

$37,837

Average Earnings

$45,291

Average Male

$30,256

Average Female

Scott County, Kentucky Language

Scott County, Kentucky Language by Age

Scott County, Kentucky Language

95.14% of Scott County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 4.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.41% of the population.

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,3783,5558.20%
Black2,43393838.55%
Hispanic2,12769432.63%
Other1,41451436.35%
Multiple1,21720717.01%
Native651015.38%

10.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

12.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scott County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kentucky is Black, with 38.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scott County, Kentucky is White, with 8.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.63%.

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.52%
High School9.86%
Some College7.36%
Bachelors or Greater1.78%

Scott County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.13%
Female Unemployed15.56%
Female Employed7.00%
Male Employed4.29%

Scott County, Kentucky Income

Scott County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,329$78,188
Families$74,641$88,056
Married Families$85,425$
Non Families$35,403$44,930

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Scott County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by War

3,439

Number of Veterans

3,079

Male Veterans

360

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,037
First Gulf War962
Second Gulf War788
Korea258
World War II61

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,202
65 to 74703
55 to 64535
18 to 34502
75+497

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1959.32%
Black1769.10%
Hispanic524.13%
Indian3764.91%
2 or More315.15%

Scott County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

2.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scott County, Kentucky Employment Status

Scott County, Kentucky Employment by Age

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Scott County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Scott County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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%
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