Jessamine County, Kentucky Population 2022

Jessamine County, Kentucky's estimated population is 55,189 with a growth rate of 0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jessamine County, Kentucky is the 19th largest county in Kentucky. The 2010 Population was 48,682 and has seen a growth of 13.37% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18005,4610.00%
18108,3772,91653.40%
18209,29792010.98%
18309,9606637.13%
18409,396-564-5.66%
185010,2498539.08%
18609,465-784-7.65%
18708,638-827-8.74%
188010,8642,22625.77%
189011,2483843.53%
190011,9256776.02%
191012,6136885.77%
192012,205-408-3.23%
193012,4312261.85%
194012,174-257-2.07%
195012,4582842.33%
196013,6251,1679.37%
197017,4303,80527.93%
198026,1468,71650.01%
199030,5084,36216.68%
201048,68218,17459.57%
201148,8922100.43%
201249,4675751.18%
201350,1206531.32%
201450,8717511.50%
201551,8099381.84%
201652,2194100.79%
201753,2591,0401.99%
201853,7574980.94%
201954,1153580.67%
202054,4733580.66%
202154,8313580.66%
202255,1893580.65%
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Jessamine County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48,31490.35%
Black or African American2,3724.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native600.11%
Asian8471.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%
Some Other Race6041.13%
Two or More Races1,2732.38%
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Jessamine County, Kentucky Population by Race

Jessamine County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2022

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Median Age

38.1


Total

37.6


Male

38.6


Female

Jessamine County, Kentucky Adults

There are 40,594 adults, (8,122 of whom are seniors) in Jessamine County, Kentucky.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jessamine County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

27,593

51.60%

Male

25,883

48.40%

Jessamine County, Kentucky Population by Age

Jessamine County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All67.3%32.7%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Male50.8%49.2%
Female47.9%52.1%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jessamine County, Kentucky Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,8882.7467.3
Married10,0943.279.3
Male6913.650.8
Female2,7983.3647.9
Non Family5,3051.4256.8

3.16

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2553.55%
9th to 12th Grade2,9218.25%
High School Graduate10,93130.88%
Some College6,67718.86%
Associates Degree3,2759.25%
Bachelors Degree6,18917.49%
Graduate Degree4,14711.72%
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Jessamine County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jessamine County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian455395175
2+ Races466358162
White32,22528,7169,719
Black1,4721,234252
Hispanic88555778
Other Race293149
Native American267

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.46%.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,634$47,175$30,467
Less Than 9th Grade$26,646$27,948$21,410
High School Graduate$32,415$42,113$25,045
Some College$36,184$45,031$28,824
Bachelors Degree$49,604$61,918$39,375
Graduate Degree$66,304$98,587$54,159

$38,634

Average Earnings

$47,175

Average Male

$30,467

Average Female

Jessamine County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jessamine County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Language

93.01% of Jessamine County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 6.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.84% of the population.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Language

Jessamine County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,26669630.71%
Multiple1,18932227.08%
White45,7355,50312.03%
Other36NaN%
Hispanic1,87119810.58%

12.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.90%

Male Poverty Rate

14.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jessamine County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jessamine County, Kentucky is Black, with 30.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jessamine County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 10.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.97%.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.68%
High School9.80%
Some College8.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.69%

Jessamine County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.20%
Male Unemployed26.09%
Female Employed7.42%
Female Unemployed30.41%

Jessamine County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jessamine County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,855$94,657
Families$77,473$110,320
Married Families$93,000-
Non Families$39,600$50,201
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Income by Household Type

Jessamine County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jessamine County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Jessamine 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.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Marital Status

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3,213

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War627
First Gulf War549
Vietnam1,007
Korea359
World War II63

Jessamine County, Kentucky Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34230
35 to 54874
55 to 64504
65 to 74812
75+793

Jessamine County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9507.91%
Black1428.58%
Native American1957.58%
Asian8513.75%
2+ Races173.14%
Hispanic232.03%

Jessamine County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Jessamine County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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5.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jessamine County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Jessamine County, Kentucky Employment by Age

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Employment by Race

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Jessamine County, Kentucky Employment by Education

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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67.74%

Born in Jessamine County, Kentucky

94.90%

Native Born

5.10%

Foreign Born

2.77%

Non Citizen

2.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.90% of Jessamine County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 67.74% having been born in Kentucky. 2.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Place of Birth

  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

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