Pike County, Kentucky Population 2022

Pike County, Kentucky's estimated population is with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Kentucky is the 17th largest county in Kentucky. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of -11.73% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Pike County, Kentucky Population 2022

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Pike County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

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Pike County, Kentucky Population by Race

Pike County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2022

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Pike County, Kentucky Median Age

42.5


Total

41.1


Male

44.2


Female

Pike County, Kentucky Adults

There are 46,506 adults, (10,861 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Kentucky.

Pike County, Kentucky Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

30,009

51.21%

Male

28,586

48.79%

Pike County, Kentucky Population by Age

Pike County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pike County, Kentucky Household Types

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Kentucky Households and Families

2.75

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Pike County, Kentucky Households by Type

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Pike County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pike County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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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 asian people with a rate of 65.90%.

Pike County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,915

Average Earnings

$40,122

Average Male

$27,881

Average Female

Pike County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pike County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Pike County, Kentucky Language

98.98% of Pike County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Pike County, Kentucky Language

Pike County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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24.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.23%

Male Poverty Rate

26.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Kentucky is Black, with 67.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Kentucky is Hispanic, with 18.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.01%.

Pike County, Kentucky Poverty

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Pike County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

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Pike County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pike County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Pike County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Pike 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 35-44.

Pike County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Pike County, Kentucky Marital Status

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2,672

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Pike County, Kentucky Veterans by War

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Pike County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

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Pike County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Pike County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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15.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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43.8%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Kentucky Employment by Age

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Pike County, Kentucky Employment by Race

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Pike 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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76.34%

Born in Pike County, Kentucky

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.19% of Pike County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 76.34% having been born in Kentucky. 0.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pike County, Kentucky Place of Birth

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