Green County, Kentucky Population 2020

Green County, Kentucky's estimated population is 11,019 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Green County, Kentucky is the 94th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202011,019-15-0.14%
201911,034-15-0.14%
201811,049-15-0.14%
201711,064740.67%
201610,990170.15%
201510,973-65-0.59%
201411,038-136-1.22%
201311,174-123-1.09%
201211,297900.80%
201111,207-40-0.36%
201011,2478768.45%
199010,371-672-6.09%
198011,0436936.70%
197010,350-899-7.99%
196011,249-12-0.11%
195011,261-1,060-8.60%
194012,3219208.07%
193011,401100.09%
192011,391-480-4.04%
191011,871-384-3.13%
190012,2557926.91%
189011,463-408-3.44%
188011,8712,49226.57%
18709,3795736.51%
18608,806-254-2.80%
18509,060-5,152-36.25%
184014,2121,0748.17%
183013,1381,19510.01%
182011,9435,20877.33%
18106,73563910.48%
18006,0960.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.14%
County Website
Founded
December 20, 1792
County Seat
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Green County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,46794.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native3102.81%
Black or African American1431.30%
Two or More Races940.85%
Asian90.08%
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Green County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2020

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Green County, Kentucky Median Age

44.6


Total

44


Male

45.1


Female

Green County, Kentucky Adults

There are 8,690 adults, (2,185 of whom are seniors) in Green County, Kentucky.

Green County, Kentucky Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Green County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

5,630

51.08%

Male

5,393

48.92%

Green County, Kentucky Households and Families

Green County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Green County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All75.4%24.6%
Male74.2%25.8%
Non Family67.6%32.4%
Female56.6%43.4%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4662.4475.4
Married2,3023.0684.1
Non Family1,4931.1367.6
Female4312.9356.6
Male2403.6974.2

3.04

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Green County, Kentucky Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,07313.49%
9th to 12th Grade84910.68%
High School Graduate3,20040.24%
Some College1,38817.45%
Associates Degree4916.17%
Bachelors Degree5446.84%
Graduate Degree4075.12%
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Green County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5565,757898
Native American22112835
Black1201105
Hispanic2444
Multiple Races2222
Asian999

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,096$32,646$25,451
Less Than High School$21,250$18,036$25,442
High School Grad$28,222$29,558$23,289
Some College$30,979$38,919$22,130
Bachelors Degree$42,470$46,094$40,833
Graduate Degree$31,667$20,769$50,500

$29,096

Average Earnings

$32,646

Average Male

$25,451

Average Female

Green County, Kentucky Language

Green County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Green County, Kentucky Language

97.90% of Green County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.91% of the population.

Green County, Kentucky Poverty

Green County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2741,91018.59%
Hispanic523669.23%
Multiple942930.85%
Black14042.86%

18.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.37%

Male Poverty Rate

19.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Green County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Green County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 69.23% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.63%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.87%
High School12.78%
Some College11.67%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.23%
Male Unemployed42.42%
Female Employed8.20%
Male Employed7.77%

Green County, Kentucky Income

Green County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,374$57,586
Families$51,825$64,296
Married Families$57,038-
Non Families$19,595$42,570
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Green County, Kentucky Marital Status

Green County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Green County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Green 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 35-44.

Green County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Green County, Kentucky Veterans

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710

Number of Veterans

688

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam231
First Gulf War159
Korea85
Second Gulf War57
World War II10
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74222
35 to 54169
75+163
55 to 64124
18 to 3432
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Name Veterans % of Total
White6597.93%
Indian3515.84%
Black1612.31%

Green County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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4.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Green County, Kentucky Employment Status

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53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

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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84.11%

Born in Kentucky

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Green County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 84.11% having been born in Kentucky. 0.67% 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