Fleming County, Kentucky Population 2020

Fleming County, Kentucky's estimated population is 14,440 with a growth rate of 0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fleming County, Kentucky is the 77th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202014,44040.03%
201914,43640.03%
201814,43240.03%
201714,428-51-0.35%
201614,479-99-0.68%
201514,5781000.69%
201414,478-62-0.43%
201314,54080.06%
201214,532460.32%
201114,486860.60%
201014,4002,10817.15%
199012,292-31-0.25%
198012,3239578.42%
197011,3664764.37%
196010,890-1,072-8.96%
195011,962-1,365-10.24%
194013,3273963.06%
193012,931-2,683-17.18%
192015,614-452-2.81%
191016,066-1,008-5.90%
190017,0749966.19%
189016,0788575.63%
188015,2211,82313.61%
187013,3989097.28%
186012,489-1,425-10.24%
185013,9146464.87%
184013,268-231-1.71%
183013,4991,31310.77%
182012,1863,23936.20%
18108,9473,93178.37%
18005,0160.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.03%
County Website
Founded
1798
County Seat
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Fleming County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,93096.21%
Black or African American2351.62%
Two or More Races1611.11%
Some Other Race1180.81%
Asian260.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.06%
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Fleming County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2020

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Fleming County, Kentucky Median Age

40.9


Total

40.4


Male

41.7


Female

Fleming County, Kentucky Adults

There are 10,923 adults, (2,458 of whom are seniors) in Fleming County, Kentucky.

Fleming County, Kentucky Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Fleming County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

7,333

50.65%

Male

7,146

49.35%

Fleming County, Kentucky Households and Families

Fleming County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fleming County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Male50.3%49.7%
Female45.6%54.4%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8882.4570.1
Married3,3523.0382
Non Family1,6051.1658.4
Female6192.5245.6
Male3122.850.3

2.86

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Fleming County, Kentucky Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8338.48%
9th to 12th Grade1,27913.02%
High School Graduate3,75838.26%
Some College1,84118.75%
Associates Degree8678.83%
Bachelors Degree7397.52%
Graduate Degree5045.13%
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Fleming County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,5137,4801,212
Black15211926
Hispanic8165
Other Race6650
Multiple Races62325
Native American99
Asian44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 17.11%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,172$34,443$24,439
Less Than High School$20,938$20,995$20,789
High School Grad$25,509$32,865$20,192
Some College$31,063$40,515$25,966
Bachelors Degree$39,392$63,833$36,087
Graduate Degree$57,500$64,886$53,750

$29,172

Average Earnings

$34,443

Average Male

$24,439

Average Female

Fleming County, Kentucky Language

Fleming County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Fleming County, Kentucky Language

95.32% of Fleming County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 4.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.36% of the population.

Fleming County, Kentucky Poverty

Fleming County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,8332,46617.83%
Multiple1614125.47%
Black2353213.62%
Hispanic1862211.83%
Other1182218.64%

17.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.43%

Male Poverty Rate

18.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fleming County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fleming County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 25.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fleming County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 11.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.78%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.92%
Some College11.26%
High School10.88%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.04%
Male Unemployed14.72%
Male Employed9.72%
Female Employed6.78%

Fleming County, Kentucky Income

Fleming County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,213$57,177
Families$51,601$66,640
Married Families$58,246-
Non Families$18,630$30,493
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Fleming County, Kentucky Marital Status

Fleming County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.3%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fleming County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Fleming County, Kentucky 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.

Fleming County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Fleming County, Kentucky Veterans

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899

Number of Veterans

820

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam310
Second Gulf War163
First Gulf War119
Korea117
World War II39
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74233
55 to 64213
75+201
35 to 54154
18 to 3498
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Name Veterans % of Total
White8548.06%
Black3421.12%
Hispanic2227.16%
Other79.59%
Asian4100.00%

Fleming County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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1.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fleming County, Kentucky Employment Status

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

6.9%

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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80.25%

Born in Kentucky

99.50%

Native Born

0.50%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

0.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.50% of Fleming County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 80.25% having been born in Kentucky. 0.21% 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