Trigg County, Kentucky Population 2019

Trigg County, Kentucky's estimated population is 14,424 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Trigg County, Kentucky is the 74th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201814,6432191.52%
201714,4241200.84%
201614,304850.60%
201514,219890.63%
201414,130-173-1.21%
201314,303-112-0.78%
201214,4151981.39%
201114,217-107-0.75%
201014,3243,96338.25%
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
White12,898
Black or African American1,252
Two or More Races78
Asian58

Trigg County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Trigg County, Kentucky Median Age

45.5


Total

45.2


Male

46.1


Female

Trigg County, Kentucky Adults

There are 11,178 adults, (3,154 of whom are seniors) in Trigg County, Kentucky.

Trigg County, Kentucky Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Trigg County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,233

50.63%

Male

7,053

49.37%

Trigg County, Kentucky Households and Families

Trigg County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Trigg County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All82.6%17.4%
Non Family78.8%21.2%
Female66.7%33.3%
Male53.6%46.4%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9822.3782.6
Married3,1712.8390.6
Non Family1,8861.2778.8
Female6513.0966.7
Male2742.9553.6

2.83

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Trigg County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4584.48%
9th to 12th Grade1,12811.03%
High School Graduate3,11730.48%
Some College2,80227.40%
Associates Degree9929.70%
Bachelors Degree1,05610.33%
Graduate Degree6746.59%

Trigg County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,1627,8401,540
Black870606158
Hispanic12712725
Asian40407
Multiple Races3131

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 19.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,312$41,208$25,698
Less Than High School$33,063$60,042$15,169
High School Grad$33,453$40,357$17,524
Some College$31,239$40,363$25,435
Bachelors Degree$35,650$$36,600
Graduate Degree$39,050$$36,250

$33,312

Average Earnings

$41,208

Average Male

$25,698

Average Female

Trigg County, Kentucky Language

Trigg County, Kentucky Language by Age

Trigg County, Kentucky Language

92.74% of Trigg County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.34% of the population.

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty

Trigg County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,3871,81814.68%
Black1,20838131.54%
Multiple781417.95%
Hispanic28531.05%

15.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.81%

Male Poverty Rate

18.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky is Black, with 31.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Trigg County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 1.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.97%
High School13.15%
Some College12.98%
Bachelors or Greater1.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.48%
Male Unemployed34.58%
Female Employed11.55%
Male Employed3.76%

Trigg County, Kentucky Income

Trigg County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,259$61,531
Families$62,847$68,440
Married Families$69,528-
Non Families$25,974$44,476

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Trigg County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans

1,678

Number of Veterans

1,589

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam643
Second Gulf War374
First Gulf War328
Korea69
World War II66

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,57515.55%
Black10010.54%
Hispanic2716.56%
2 or More38.82%

Trigg County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

6.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Trigg County, Kentucky Employment Status

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Trigg County, Kentucky

  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