Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population 2022

Rockcastle County, Kentucky's estimated population is with a growth rate of -0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockcastle County, Kentucky is the 71st largest county in Kentucky. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of -7.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population 2022

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population by Race

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population by Race

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2022

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Median Age

42.6


Total

41.7


Male

43.3


Female

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Adults

There are 13,099 adults, (3,068 of whom are seniors) in Rockcastle County, Kentucky.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

8,640

51.44%

Male

8,155

48.56%

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Population by Age

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Household Types

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Households and Families

3.01

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Households by Type

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

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,162

Average Earnings

$41,806

Average Male

$26,313

Average Female

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Language by Age

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Language

99.14% of Rockcastle County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Language

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

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21.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.67%

Male Poverty Rate

25.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockcastle County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockcastle County, Kentucky is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockcastle County, Kentucky is Multiple, with 11.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.94%.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Poverty

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Education

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Marital Status

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662

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Veterans by War

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Veterans by Age

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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5.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

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50.2%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Employment by Age

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Rockcastle County, Kentucky Employment by Race

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Rockcastle 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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83.60%

Born in Rockcastle County, Kentucky

99.94%

Native Born

0.06%

Foreign Born

0.02%

Non Citizen

0.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.94% of Rockcastle County, Kentucky residents were born in the United States, with 83.60% having been born in Kentucky. 0.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Place of Birth

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