Florence, Kentucky Population 2020

33,127

Florence is a city located in Boone County, Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 33,127, it is the 8th largest city in Kentucky and the 1184th largest city in the United States. Florence is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 10.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,951 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Florence has a population density of 3,105 people per square mile.

The average household income in Florence is $73,478 with a poverty rate of 8.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $954 per month, and the median house value is $146,400. The median age in Florence is 38.4 years, 34.8 years for males, and 41.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

Florence Ky Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Florence Ky was:

  • White: 87.76%
  • Black or African American: 5.77%
  • Asian: 2.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.87%
  • Other race: 1.81%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Florence, Kentucky is 33,127, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,479. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,951.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,03087.76%
Black or African American1,8435.77%
Asian8472.65%
Two or More Races5981.87%
Some Other Race5791.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.13%

Florence Ky Population Pyramid 2020

Florence Ky Median Age

38.4


Total

34.8


Male

41.5


Female

Florence Ky Adults

There are 24,777 adults, (5,191 of whom are seniors) in Florence Ky.

Florence Ky Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Florence Ky Sex Ratio

Female

16,347

51.18%

Male

15,593

48.82%

Florence Ky Households and Families

Florence Ky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Florence Ky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
All53%47%
Female45.5%54.5%
Male35.2%64.8%
Non Family34.3%65.7%

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9412.4453
Married5,5423.1374.3
Non Family4,7891.2234.3
Female1,7213.2745.5
Male8893.1935.2

3.03

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Florence Ky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4992.27%
9th to 12th Grade1,4796.72%
High School Graduate6,66730.27%
Some College6,39429.03%
Associates Degree1,5306.95%
Bachelors Degree3,51215.95%
Graduate Degree1,9448.83%

Florence Ky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,07117,6294,597
Black1,2251,082253
Hispanic865550134
Asian580467396
Other Race32725582
Multiple Races28828869
Native American43317

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,702$41,991$35,476
Less Than High School$21,179$21,606$
High School Grad$31,965$34,746$27,523
Some College$36,514$42,810$28,348
Bachelors Degree$57,444$64,410$48,860
Graduate Degree$49,931$49,073$61,512

$37,702

Average Earnings

$41,991

Average Male

$35,476

Average Female

Florence Ky Language

Florence Ky Language by Age

Florence Ky Language

89.83% of Florence Ky residents speak only English, while 10.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Florence Ky Poverty

Florence Ky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,7501,8456.90%
Hispanic1,36735826.19%
Black1,84332017.36%
Other57912321.24%
Asian836809.57%
Multiple597244.02%
Native362466.67%

8.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.71%

Male Poverty Rate

10.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Florence Ky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Florence Ky is Native, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florence Ky is Multiple, with 4.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.21%
High School10.76%
Some College6.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.61%
Female Unemployed30.60%
Female Employed6.63%
Male Employed2.51%

Florence Ky Income

Florence Ky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,041$73,478
Families$68,674$87,470
Married Families$89,659-
Non Families$36,369$46,175

Florence Ky Marital Status

Florence Ky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Florence Ky Married by Age and Sex

Florence Ky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Florence Ky Marital Status by Race

Florence Ky Veterans

2,326

Number of Veterans

2,109

Male Veterans

217

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam854
Second Gulf War433
First Gulf War390
Korea167
World War II71
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,30210.52%
Hispanic292.85%
2 or More235.85%
Black10.07%

$Florence Ky Veterans by Education

7.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florence Ky Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Florence Ky Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

48.97%

Born in Kentucky

91.78%

Native Born

8.22%

Foreign Born

5.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.78% of Florence Ky residents were born in the United States, with 48.97% having been born in Kentucky. 5.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202033,1273240.99%
201932,8033241.00%
201832,4791950.60%
201732,2843241.01%
201631,9603080.97%
201531,6523461.11%
201431,3063831.24%
201330,9233771.23%
201230,5463571.18%
201130,1895181.75%
201029,6716,1202.34%
200023,5514,9272.37%
199018,6243,0381.80%
198015,5863,9252.94%
197011,6615,8137.15%
19605,8485,04810.46%
19408000.00%