Cumberland County, Kentucky Population 2020

Cumberland County, Kentucky's estimated population is 6,585 with a growth rate of -0.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cumberland County, Kentucky is the 114th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20206,585-37-0.56%
20196,622-37-0.56%
20186,659-37-0.55%
20176,696-42-0.62%
20166,738-5-0.07%
20156,743160.24%
20146,727-69-1.02%
20136,796-63-0.92%
20126,859-11-0.16%
20116,87060.09%
20106,864801.18%
19906,784-505-6.93%
19807,2894396.41%
19706,850-985-12.57%
19607,835-1,474-15.83%
19509,309-2,614-21.92%
194011,9231,71916.85%
193010,204-444-4.17%
192010,6488028.15%
19109,8468849.86%
19008,9625106.03%
18908,452-442-4.97%
18808,8941,20415.66%
18707,6903504.77%
18607,3403354.78%
18507,00591515.02%
18406,090-2,534-29.38%
18308,6245667.02%
18208,0581,86730.16%
18106,1912,90788.52%
18003,2840.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.56%
County Website
Founded
1798
County Seat
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Cumberland County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,24993.09%
Black or African American2623.90%
Some Other Race1051.56%
Two or More Races731.09%
Asian240.36%
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Cumberland County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2020

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Cumberland County, Kentucky Median Age

46.1


Total

45.9


Male

46.1


Female

Cumberland County, Kentucky Adults

There are 5,262 adults, (1,414 of whom are seniors) in Cumberland County, Kentucky.

Cumberland County, Kentucky Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumberland County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

3,424

51.01%

Male

3,289

48.99%

Cumberland County, Kentucky Households and Families

Cumberland County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cumberland County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male42%58%
Female36.4%63.6%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7692.3972.7
Married1,3163.1389.4
Non Family9911.0466.4
Female2693.136.4
Male1933.3342

3.08

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Cumberland County, Kentucky Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade49210.41%
9th to 12th Grade4018.49%
High School Graduate1,96641.61%
Some College91119.28%
Associates Degree3377.13%
Bachelors Degree3798.02%
Graduate Degree2395.06%
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Cumberland County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4613,642599
Black1961307
Other Race4848
Multiple Races171212
Asian3

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 multiple races people with a rate of 70.59%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,371$30,625$25,107
Less Than High School$18,456$19,191$
High School Grad$22,188$26,348$18,304
Some College$26,981$31,932$25,786
Bachelors Degree$40,478$50,000$28,065
Graduate Degree$73,864$$56,389

$27,371

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$25,107

Average Female

Cumberland County, Kentucky Language

Cumberland County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Cumberland County, Kentucky Language

97.36% of Cumberland County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Cumberland County, Kentucky Poverty

Cumberland County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,1071,29921.27%
Black2629737.02%
Hispanic592542.37%
Multiple7022.86%

21.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.69%

Male Poverty Rate

24.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumberland County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 42.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.58%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.40%
Some College18.09%
High School14.34%
Bachelors or Greater4.37%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.62%
Male Unemployed24.19%
Male Employed6.14%
Female Employed6.08%

Cumberland County, Kentucky Income

Cumberland County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,906$42,275
Families$45,035$52,348
Married Families$49,804-
Non Families$15,220$23,355
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Cumberland County, Kentucky Marital Status

Cumberland County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumberland County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Cumberland County, Kentucky 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 45-54.

Cumberland County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Cumberland County, Kentucky Veterans

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440

Number of Veterans

412

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam228
First Gulf War94
Second Gulf War66
Korea31
World War II10
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74166
35 to 54109
55 to 6485
75+80
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White4298.67%
Black114.47%

Cumberland County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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6.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumberland County, Kentucky Employment Status

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47.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

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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73.60%

Born in Kentucky

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

0.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.24% of Cumberland County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 73.60% having been born in Kentucky. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  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