Trigg County, Kentucky Population 2018

Trigg County, Kentucky's estimated population is 14,444 with a growth rate of 1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Trigg County, Kentucky is the 77th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,4441771.24%
201614,267-46-0.32%
201614,313850.60%
201514,228920.65%
201414,136-172-1.20%
201314,308-111-0.77%
201214,4191981.39%
201114,221-108-0.75%
201014,3293,96838.30%
199010,36197710.41%
19809,3847648.86%
19708,620-250-2.82%
19608,870-813-8.40%
19509,683-3,101-24.26%
194012,7842532.02%
193012,531-1,677-11.80%
192014,208-331-2.28%
191014,5394663.31%
190014,0731711.23%
189013,902-587-4.05%
188014,4898035.87%
187013,6862,63523.84%
186011,0519229.10%
185010,1292,41331.27%
18407,7161,80030.43%
18305,9162,04252.71%
18203,8740.00%

Trigg County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,848
Black or African American1,252
Two or More Races104
Asian63

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

Trigg 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

Trigg County, Kentucky Median Age

45.1


Total

44.8


Male

45.4


Female

Trigg County, Kentucky Adults

There are 11,085 adults, (3,039 of which are seniors) in Trigg County, Kentucky.

Trigg County, Kentucky Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Trigg County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,274

50.98%

Male

6,993

49.02%

Trigg County, Kentucky Households and Families

Trigg County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Trigg County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All81.3%18.7%
Non Family77.8%22.2%
Female66.9%33.1%
Male60.1%39.9%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Trigg County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9772.3781.3
Married3,1932.7888.4
Non Family1,7701.2577.8
Female7133.1466.9
Male3012.7860.1

2.75

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Trigg County, Kentucky Households

Trigg County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5064.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,10810.84%
High School Graduate3,15230.83%
Some College2,65425.96%
Associates Degree9639.42%
Bachelors Degree1,04010.17%
Graduate Degree8017.83%

Trigg County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,1287,7601,643
Black902656162
Hispanic959527
Multiple Races5656
Asian48489

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 28.42%.

Trigg County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,775$39,167$25,534
Less Than High School$35,046$57,780$15,324
High School Grad$33,140$38,269$18,254
Some College$30,692$37,058$23,214
Bachelors Degree$34,350$30,845$37,054
Graduate Degree$45,345$46,382$45,055

$32,775

Average Earnings

$39,167

Average Male

$25,534

Average Female

Trigg County, Kentucky Language

Trigg County, Kentucky Language by Age

Trigg County, Kentucky Language

93.54% of Trigg County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.79% of the population.

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,3201,95015.83%
Black1,21530024.69%
Multiple1041211.54%
Hispanic26551.89%

16.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.34%

Male Poverty Rate

19.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky is Black, with 24.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 1.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.38%.

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.52%
Some College14.20%
High School10.08%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.06%
Female Unemployed29.94%
Female Employed10.46%
Male Employed2.53%

Trigg County, Kentucky Income

Trigg County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,032$61,510
Families$58,067$69,413
Married Families$67,972$
Non Families$23,877$38,276

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Trigg County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Trigg 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.

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by War

1,556

Number of Veterans

1,469

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam634
First Gulf War379
Second Gulf War250
Korea87
World War II77

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54501
65 to 74465
55 to 64279
75+246
18 to 3465

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,46714.62%
Black869.19%
Hispanic3738.95%
2 or More35.08%

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Trigg County, Kentucky Employment Status

Trigg County, Kentucky Employment by Age

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Trigg County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Trigg County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Trigg County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cadiz26042626220.84%
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