Dry Ridge, Kentucky Population 2020

2,237
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Dry Ridge is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 2,237, it is the 137th largest city in Kentucky and the 7196th largest city in the United States. Dry Ridge is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 2.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,191 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Dry Ridge has a population density of 443 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dry Ridge is $42,792 with a poverty rate of 36.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $702 per month, and the median house value is $122,100. The median age in Dry Ridge is 28.2 years, 28.4 years for males, and 28 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males.

Dry Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dry Ridge was:

  • White: 92.66%
  • Two or more races: 5.96%
  • Other race: 1.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dry Ridge, Kentucky is 2,237, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,227.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,191.

Dry Ridge, Kentucky Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,28492.66%
Two or More Races1475.96%
Some Other Race341.38%
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Dry Ridge Population Pyramid 2020

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Dry Ridge Median Age

28.2


Total

28.4


Male

28


Female

Dry Ridge Adults

There are 1,602 adults, (268 of whom are seniors) in Dry Ridge.

Dry Ridge Age Dependency

84.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dry Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,223

49.61%

Male

1,242

50.39%

Dry Ridge Households and Families

Dry Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dry Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.1%42.9%
Male49.4%50.6%
All35.2%64.8%
Non Family20.6%79.4%
Female10.8%89.2%

35.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8552.8735.2
Married3173.3757.1
Non Family2961.2720.6
Female1574.5110.8
Male853.5449.4

3.53

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

11.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Dry Ridge Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade412.99%
9th to 12th Grade1319.54%
High School Graduate70151.06%
Some College26119.01%
Associates Degree1087.87%
Bachelors Degree846.12%
Graduate Degree473.42%
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Dry Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3481,176131
Hispanic1616
Other Race1616
Multiple Races99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 9.72%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,224$33,950$23,182
Less Than High School$$$8,500
High School Grad$23,929$32,708$20,855
Some College$32,650$33,672$30,625
Bachelors Degree$48,750$71,250$48,036
Graduate Degree$51,406$$50,938

$31,224

Average Earnings

$33,950

Average Male

$23,182

Average Female

Dry Ridge Language

Dry Ridge Language by Age

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Dry Ridge Language

97.21% of Dry Ridge residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Dry Ridge Poverty

Dry Ridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,25671031.47%
Multiple14713893.88%
Hispanic3434100.00%
Other3434100.00%

36.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.79%

Male Poverty Rate

40.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dry Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dry Ridge is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dry Ridge is White, with 31.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.30%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.30%
Some College22.97%
High School22.97%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.89%
Female Employed21.33%
Male Unemployed13.33%
Male Employed10.21%

Dry Ridge Income

Dry Ridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,188$42,792
Families$40,547$47,591
Married Families$61,343-
Non Families$20,345$28,338
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Dry Ridge Marital Status

Dry Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dry Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Dry Ridge 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.

Dry Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Dry Ridge Veterans

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93

Number of Veterans

93

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War11
World War II4
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3424
65 to 7422
35 to 5419
75+14
55 to 6414
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Dry Ridge Veterans by Education

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11.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dry Ridge Employment Status

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54.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.66%

Born in Kentucky

98.66%

Native Born

1.34%

Foreign Born

0.24%

Non Citizen

1.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.66% of Dry Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 75.66% having been born in Kentucky. 0.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,23750.22%
20192,23250.22%
20182,22780.36%
20172,21950.23%
20162,214110.50%
20152,203-9-0.41%
20142,212190.87%
20132,19320.09%
20122,191-23-1.04%
20112,21430.14%
20102,2110.00%