Calloway County, Kentucky Population 2020

Calloway County, Kentucky's estimated population is 39,675 with a growth rate of 0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calloway County, Kentucky is the 26th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202039,6752700.69%
201939,4052700.69%
201839,1352700.69%
201738,8651060.27%
201638,7591010.26%
201538,6581930.50%
201438,465300.08%
201338,4353811.00%
201238,0543861.02%
201137,6683210.86%
201037,3476,61221.51%
199030,7357042.34%
198030,0312,3398.45%
197027,6926,72032.04%
196020,9728254.09%
195020,1471,1065.81%
194019,0411,3797.81%
193017,662-3,140-15.09%
192020,8029354.71%
191019,8672,23412.67%
190017,6332,95820.16%
189014,6751,38010.38%
188013,2953,88541.29%
18709,410-505-5.09%
18609,9151,81922.47%
18508,096-1,698-17.34%
18409,7944,63089.66%
18305,1640.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.69%
County Website
Founded
November 3, 1822
County Seat
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Calloway County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,33891.13%
Black or African American1,3263.42%
Two or More Races1,1703.02%
Asian5821.50%
Some Other Race1980.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native1120.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.13%
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Calloway County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2020

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Calloway County, Kentucky Median Age

35.3


Total

34.4


Male

36.3


Female

Calloway County, Kentucky Adults

There are 31,724 adults, (6,447 of whom are seniors) in Calloway County, Kentucky.

Calloway County, Kentucky Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Calloway County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

19,958

51.47%

Male

18,818

48.53%

Calloway County, Kentucky Households and Families

Calloway County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Calloway County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All62.9%37.1%
Female54.3%45.7%
Male45.8%54.2%
Non Family44.2%55.8%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6412.462.9
Married6,856382.2
Non Family5,9401.3844.2
Female1,3143.3954.3
Male5313.6945.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Calloway County, Kentucky Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1044.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,5246.34%
High School Graduate7,78432.40%
Some College5,46822.76%
Associates Degree1,1704.87%
Bachelors Degree3,89916.23%
Graduate Degree3,07512.80%
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Calloway County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,05219,8056,315
Black814750159
Asian484431363
Hispanic43125640
Multiple Races20317593
Other Race143103
Native American602114
Islander50

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,688$37,079$25,744
Less Than High School$26,278$25,000$27,396
High School Grad$24,519$32,389$20,714
Some College$32,059$40,921$24,551
Bachelors Degree$32,585$40,280$27,312
Graduate Degree$55,992$61,142$51,858

$31,688

Average Earnings

$37,079

Average Male

$25,744

Average Female

Calloway County, Kentucky Language

Calloway County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Calloway County, Kentucky Language

94.83% of Calloway County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 5.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Calloway County, Kentucky Poverty

Calloway County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,5786,57220.81%
Black1,08245041.59%
Multiple1,03343742.30%
Hispanic92340343.66%
Asian52716230.74%
Other17013076.47%
Native1124641.07%

22.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.06%

Male Poverty Rate

23.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calloway County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calloway County, Kentucky is Other, with 76.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calloway County, Kentucky is White, with 20.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.64%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.54%
Some College19.61%
High School16.23%
Bachelors or Greater10.91%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.10%
Male Unemployed37.52%
Female Employed17.47%
Male Employed13.25%

Calloway County, Kentucky Income

Calloway County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,219$56,113
Families$57,565$72,322
Married Families$66,811-
Non Families$21,101$31,100
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Calloway County, Kentucky Marital Status

Calloway County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Calloway County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Calloway County, Kentucky 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 55-64.

Calloway County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Calloway County, Kentucky Veterans

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1,954

Number of Veterans

1,806

Male Veterans

148

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam743
Second Gulf War330
First Gulf War320
Korea208
World War II39
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74627
75+442
35 to 54347
55 to 64319
18 to 34219
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9076.55%
Black282.23%
Asian193.53%

Calloway County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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8.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calloway County, Kentucky Employment Status

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

5%

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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57.23%

Born in Kentucky

94.94%

Native Born

5.06%

Foreign Born

3.56%

Non Citizen

1.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.94% of Calloway County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 57.23% having been born in Kentucky. 3.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990