Webster County, Kentucky Population 2019

Webster County, Kentucky's estimated population is 13,071 with a growth rate of -1.04% 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
201813,111400.31%
201713,071-138-1.04%
201613,209310.24%
201513,178-28-0.21%
201413,206-164-1.23%
201313,370-97-0.72%
201213,467-63-0.47%
201113,530-49-0.36%
201013,579-376-2.69%
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
White11,955
Black or African American544
Two or More Races361
Some Other Race296
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6
Asian3

Webster County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Webster County, Kentucky Median Age

41


Total

38.9


Male

41.8


Female

Webster County, Kentucky Adults

There are 10,138 adults, (2,194 of whom are seniors) in Webster County, Kentucky.

Webster County, Kentucky Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

6,678

50.67%

Male

6,502

49.33%

Webster County, Kentucky Households and Families

Webster County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Webster County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female62.3%37.7%
Male46.8%53.2%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0952.5172.8
Married2,7633.0682.1
Non Family1,5181.1164.8
Female4832.9362.3
Male3313.846.8

3.04

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Webster County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6547.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,21613.41%
High School Graduate3,97043.79%
Some College1,60517.70%
Associates Degree8048.87%
Bachelors Degree5425.98%
Graduate Degree2753.03%

Webster County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3056,725804
Black3902295
Hispanic2901513
Other Race1451046
Multiple Races102942
Native American1511
Islander66
Asian33

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 9.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,345$34,583$23,782
Less Than High School$23,910$24,110$
High School Grad$28,918$37,048$18,233
Some College$32,255$40,543$22,886
Bachelors Degree$40,761$60,976$34,118
Graduate Degree$53,264$78,750$52,778

$30,345

Average Earnings

$34,583

Average Male

$23,782

Average Female

Webster County, Kentucky Language

Webster County, Kentucky Language by Age

Webster County, Kentucky Language

93.82% of Webster County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.46% of the population.

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty

Webster County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,3812,27319.97%
Hispanic68024736.32%
Black47113127.81%
Multiple35812033.52%
Other29510334.92%

21.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.21%

Male Poverty Rate

23.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 36.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Kentucky is White, with 19.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.35%
High School16.61%
Some College8.07%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.57%
Male Unemployed23.08%
Male Employed7.58%
Female Employed7.42%

Webster County, Kentucky Income

Webster County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,273$53,449
Families$49,579$61,975
Married Families$56,557-
Non Families$19,344$31,726

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

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

Webster County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans

861

Number of Veterans

846

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam360
First Gulf War153
Second Gulf War103
Korea82
World War II8

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7808.37%
Black5711.33%
2 or More1612.90%
Indian853.33%

Webster County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

7.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, Kentucky Employment Status

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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