Taylor County, Kentucky Population 2018

Taylor County, Kentucky's estimated population is 25,472 with a growth rate of 0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Taylor County, Kentucky is the 45th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,4721570.62%
201625,315-122-0.48%
201625,437-164-0.64%
201525,6012290.90%
201425,3722230.89%
201325,149730.29%
201225,076830.33%
201124,9933201.30%
201024,6733,52716.68%
199021,146-32-0.15%
198021,1784,04023.57%
197017,1388535.24%
196016,2851,88213.07%
195014,4038476.25%
194013,5561,50912.53%
193012,047-189-1.54%
192012,2362752.30%
191011,9618868.00%
190011,0751,72218.41%
18909,353941.02%
18809,2591,03312.56%
18708,2267459.96%
18607,4812313.19%
18507,2500.00%

Taylor County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,201
Black or African American1,138
Two or More Races776
Asian130
Some Other Race70

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

Taylor 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

Taylor County, Kentucky Median Age

38.6


Total

36.5


Male

40.1


Female

Taylor County, Kentucky Adults

There are 19,720 adults, (4,329 of which are seniors) in Taylor County, Kentucky.

Taylor County, Kentucky Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

12,925

51.06%

Male

12,390

48.94%

Taylor County, Kentucky Households and Families

Taylor County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taylor County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All63.7%36.3%
Male55.3%44.7%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
Female31.3%68.7%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taylor County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7452.4863.7
Married4,3402.9985
Non Family3,4481.1551.9
Female1,4963.6631.3
Male4613.7955.3

3.09

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taylor County, Kentucky Households

Taylor County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2277.46%
9th to 12th Grade1,3938.47%
High School Graduate6,62640.31%
Some College3,10618.90%
Associates Degree1,2427.56%
Bachelors Degree1,4929.08%
Graduate Degree1,3528.22%

Taylor County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,35812,8702,570
Black681619155
Multiple Races17917943
Hispanic1689824
Asian525252
Other Race1010

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

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

Taylor County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,479$31,364$20,714
Less Than High School$22,412$25,844$16,724
High School Grad$22,309$28,909$17,577
Some College$28,098$33,984$21,980
Bachelors Degree$25,808$37,679$16,714
Graduate Degree$47,323$53,208$45,453

$26,479

Average Earnings

$31,364

Average Male

$20,714

Average Female

Taylor County, Kentucky Language

Taylor County, Kentucky Language by Age

Taylor County, Kentucky Language

97.64% of Taylor County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Taylor County, Kentucky Poverty

Taylor County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,0465,13123.27%
Multiple71150070.32%
Black98433333.84%
Hispanic39817543.97%
Asian461941.30%
Other231356.52%

25.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.12%

Male Poverty Rate

28.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 70.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor County, Kentucky is White, with 23.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.10%.

Taylor County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.37%
High School21.13%
Some College16.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.72%

Taylor County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.93%
Male Unemployed37.05%
Female Employed14.77%
Male Employed9.81%

Taylor County, Kentucky Income

Taylor County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,977$45,213
Families$43,093$52,930
Married Families$55,420$
Non Families$19,940$28,291

Taylor County, Kentucky Marital Status

Taylor County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylor County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Taylor County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Taylor County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Taylor County, Kentucky Veterans

Taylor County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,257

Number of Veterans

1,225

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam561
First Gulf War179
Korea155
Second Gulf War132
World War II55

Taylor County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74352
75+286
55 to 64283
35 to 54225
18 to 34111

Taylor County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1616.36%
Black676.86%
2 or More2910.55%
Hispanic51.44%

Taylor County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

7.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor County, Kentucky Employment Status

Taylor County, Kentucky Employment by Age

55%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Taylor County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Taylor County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Taylor County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Campbellsville10667113877206.75%
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