Webster County, Kentucky Population 2018

Webster County, Kentucky's estimated population is 13,018 with a growth rate of -2.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster County, Kentucky is the 83rd largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,018-313-2.35%
201613,3311571.19%
201613,174120.09%
201513,162-29-0.22%
201413,191-163-1.22%
201313,354-101-0.75%
201213,455-66-0.49%
201113,521-55-0.41%
201013,576-379-2.72%
199013,955-877-5.91%
198014,8321,55011.67%
197013,282-962-6.75%
196014,244-1,311-8.43%
195015,555-3,643-18.98%
194019,198-1,336-6.51%
193020,534-228-1.10%
192020,762-212-1.01%
191020,9748774.36%
190020,0972,90116.87%
189017,1962,95020.71%
188014,2463,30930.26%
187010,9373,40445.19%
18607,5330.00%

Webster County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,223
Black or African American595
Two or More Races294
Some Other Race194
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10
Asian4

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

Webster 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

Webster County, Kentucky Median Age

39.8


Total

38.6


Male

41.8


Female

Webster County, Kentucky Adults

There are 10,305 adults, (2,146 of which are seniors) in Webster County, Kentucky.

Webster County, Kentucky Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,734

50.51%

Male

6,597

49.49%

Webster County, Kentucky Households and Families

Webster County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Webster County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All70.2%29.8%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Female57.3%42.7%
Male47.2%52.8%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster County, Kentucky Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1362.5370.2
Married2,8253.0479.7
Non Family1,5361.1561.3
Female4572.957.3
Male3184.0647.2

3.05

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Webster County, Kentucky Households

Webster County, Kentucky Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7027.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,26713.84%
High School Graduate3,95343.18%
Some College1,65618.09%
Associates Degree7588.28%
Bachelors Degree5235.71%
Graduate Degree2963.23%

Webster County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3866,687777
Black41128723
Hispanic2761403
Other Race1117615
Multiple Races87744
Native American117
Islander1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 13.51%.

Webster County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,779$35,206$22,863
Less Than High School$23,216$24,126$14,438
High School Grad$28,224$37,850$16,926
Some College$31,431$41,385$24,674
Bachelors Degree$40,272$61,414$31,087
Graduate Degree$49,712$46,250$51,071

$29,779

Average Earnings

$35,206

Average Male

$22,863

Average Female

Webster County, Kentucky Language

Webster County, Kentucky Language by Age

Webster County, Kentucky Language

94.21% of Webster County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 5.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.24% of the population.

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,5792,25419.47%
Hispanic65921532.63%
Black52010620.38%
Other1936433.16%
Multiple2926120.89%

20.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.27%

Male Poverty Rate

21.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Kentucky is Other, with 33.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Kentucky is White, with 19.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.40%.

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.67%
High School16.44%
Some College8.85%
Bachelors or Greater3.63%

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.18%
Male Unemployed26.70%
Male Employed7.90%
Female Employed7.27%

Webster County, Kentucky Income

Webster County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,374$51,581
Families$50,806$60,389
Married Families$57,104$
Non Families$19,211$29,619

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Webster 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.

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by War

898

Number of Veterans

885

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam332
First Gulf War174
Korea85
Second Gulf War78
World War II16

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74277
35 to 54271
75+164
55 to 64146
18 to 3440

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8388.84%
Black386.76%
2 or More1513.39%
Indian763.64%

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

7.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, Kentucky Employment Status

Webster County, Kentucky Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Webster County, Kentucky Employment by Race

Webster County, Kentucky Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Webster County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Providence31933102-91-2.85%
Sebree16031573-30-1.87%
Clay11811150-31-2.62%
Dixon920907-13-1.41%
Slaughters216212-4-1.85%
Wheatcroft160157-3-1.88%
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