Petersburg, Kentucky Population 2022

476
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Petersburg is a city located in Boone County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 476, it is the 342nd largest city in Kentucky and the 19444th largest city in the United States. Petersburg is currently declining at a rate of -2.46% annually and its population has decreased by -4.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 500 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Petersburg has a population density of 76 people per square mile.

The average household income in Petersburg is $88,211 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Petersburg is 49 years, 31.7 years for males, and 50 years for females.

Petersburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Petersburgwas:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Petersburg, Kentucky is 476 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 500.

Petersburg, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Petersburg Population by Race

Petersburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Petersburg Median Age

47.9


Total

27.8


Male

50


Female

Petersburg Adults

There are 278 adults, (85 of whom are seniors) in Petersburg.

Petersburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

44

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Petersburg Sex Ratio

Female

197

53.53%

Male

171

46.47%

Petersburg Population by Age

Petersburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Petersburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
All100%0%
Married100%0%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
Non Family0%0%

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Petersburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1143.23100
Married803.61100
Male72.29100
Female272.33100
Non Family00

3.23

Average Family Size

3.23

Average Household Size

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Petersburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade187.86%
9th to 12th Grade6026.20%
High School Graduate6327.51%
Some College156.55%
Associates Degree198.30%
Bachelors Degree4117.90%
Graduate Degree135.68%
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Petersburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Petersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 65.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.58%.

Petersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,708$48,194$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$42,708

Average Earnings

$48,194

Average Male

$

Average Female

Petersburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Petersburg Language by Age

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Petersburg Language

93.98% of Petersburg residents speak only English, while 6.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.02% of the population.

Petersburg Language

Petersburg Poverty by Race

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0.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Petersburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Petersburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School0.00%
Some College0.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Petersburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Petersburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Petersburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,611$86,329
Families$88,611$86,329
Married Families$98,333-
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Petersburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Petersburg Married by Age and Sex

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Petersburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Petersburg Marital Status by Race

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Petersburg Marital Status

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9

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam9
Korea
World War II

Petersburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 749
75+

Petersburg Veterans by Age

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Petersburg Veterans by Race

Petersburg Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Petersburg Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Petersburg Employment by Age

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Petersburg Employment by Race

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Petersburg Employment by Education

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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83.15%

Born in Petersburg

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Petersburg residents were born in the United States, with 83.15% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Petersburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106200.00%
2011608-12-1.94%
2012596-12-1.97%
2013584-12-2.01%
2014572-12-2.05%
2015560-12-2.10%
2016548-12-2.14%
2017536-12-2.19%
2018524-12-2.24%
2019512-12-2.29%
2020500-12-2.34%
2021488-12-2.40%
2022476-12-2.46%

Petersburg Population by Year