Sonora, Kentucky Population 2020

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Sonora is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 527, it is the 295th largest city in Kentucky and the 13083rd largest city in the United States. Sonora is currently growing at a rate of 0.76% annually and its population has increased by 2.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 513 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Sonora has a population density of 389 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sonora is $59,718 with a poverty rate of 17.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $863 per month, and the median house value is $120,200. The median age in Sonora is 29.3 years, 27.8 years for males, and 29.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.3 males.

Sonora Demographics

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

  • White: 97.18%
  • Other race: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.71%
  • Asian: 0.71%
  • Two or more races: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sonora, Kentucky is 527, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 519.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 513.

Sonora, Kentucky Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White68997.18%
Some Other Race60.85%
Asian50.71%
Black or African American50.71%
Two or More Races40.56%
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Sonora Population Pyramid 2020

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Sonora Median Age

29.3


Total

27.8


Male

29.9


Female

Sonora Adults

There are 459 adults, (58 of whom are seniors) in Sonora.

Sonora Age Dependency

76.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Sonora Sex Ratio

Female

354

49.93%

Male

355

50.07%

Sonora Households and Families

Sonora Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sonora Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family85.5%14.5%
Married83.8%16.2%
All81.8%18.2%
Female40%60%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2472.8781.8
Married1423.3283.8
Non Family691.285.5
Female204.440
Male164.13100

3.39

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

10.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Sonora Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade164.15%
9th to 12th Grade266.74%
High School Graduate14637.82%
Some College10025.91%
Associates Degree4411.40%
Bachelors Degree205.18%
Graduate Degree348.81%
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Sonora Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White36632954
Hispanic66
Other Race66
Asian5
Black55
Multiple Races44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.75%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,518$49,583$24,833
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$36,750$51,250$16,250
Some College$40,139$47,000$30,938
Bachelors Degree$29,167$$
Graduate Degree$26,000$58,214$24,250

$36,518

Average Earnings

$49,583

Average Male

$24,833

Average Female

Sonora Language

Sonora Language by Age

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Sonora Language

98.02% of Sonora residents speak only English, while 1.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Sonora Poverty

Sonora Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67711717.28%
Hispanic13646.15%
Other66100.00%

17.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.00%

Male Poverty Rate

16.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sonora

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sonora is White, with 17.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.48%.

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Name Poverty
Some College12.50%
High School12.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed9.52%
Male Employed5.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sonora Income

Sonora Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,393$59,718
Families$59,167$63,649
Married Families$63,636-
Non Families$31,484$40,820
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Sonora Marital Status

Sonora Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Sonora Married by Age and Sex

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Sonora 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 Over 65.

Sonora Marital Status by Race

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Sonora Veterans

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26

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War7
World War II3
Vietnam2
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
75+6
65 to 742
55 to 64
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White235.24%
Black360.00%

Sonora Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sonora Employment Status

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

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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86.04%

Born in Kentucky

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Sonora residents were born in the United States, with 86.04% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202052740.76%
201952340.77%
201851991.76%
201751040.79%
201650640.80%
2015502-12-2.33%
20145140.00%
201351450.98%
2012509-7-1.36%
2011516-5-0.96%
20105210.00%