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Population Demographics for Nelson County, Kentucky in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population43,437100
Black or African American2,1835
Hispanic or Latino8882
Two or More Races7031
Some Other Race338Below 1%
Asian218Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population21,36822,06943,437
Black or African American1,0501,1332,183
Hispanic or Latino504384888
Two or More Races363340703
Some Other Race227111338

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Nelson County

Total Population:43,437
Male Population:21,368
Female Population:22,069

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Nelson County

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Nelson County

Total Population:42,941
Male Population:21,171
Under 5 years:1,552
5 to 9 years:1,588
10 to 14 years:1,697
15 to 17 years:982
18 and 19 years:552
20 years:254
21 years:196
22 to 24 years:694
25 to 29 years:1,310
30 to 34 years:1,399
35 to 39 years:1,392
40 to 44 years:1,528
45 to 49 years:1,648
50 to 54 years:1,679
55 to 59 years:1,384
60 and 61 years:523
62 to 64 years:669
65 and 66 years:359
67 to 69 years:440
70 to 74 years:569
75 to 79 years:395
80 to 84 years:209
85 years and over:152
Female Population:21,770
Under 5 years:1,441
5 to 9 years:1,536
10 to 14 years:1,553
15 to 17 years:935
18 and 19 years:551
20 years:239
21 years:203
22 to 24 years:756
25 to 29 years:1,368
30 to 34 years:1,421
35 to 39 years:1,401
40 to 44 years:1,606
45 to 49 years:1,753
50 to 54 years:1,622
55 to 59 years:1,507
60 and 61 years:557
62 to 64 years:687
65 and 66 years:366
67 to 69 years:528
70 to 74 years:649
75 to 79 years:437
80 to 84 years:354
85 years and over:300

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Nelson County

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Nelson County

Family led homes:11,885
Husband-wife family:8,765
Other family:3,120
Population of male led with no wife present:901
Population female led with no husband present:2,219
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,941
Population living alone:4,108
Population not living alone:833

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Nelson County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:6,159
Population of family homes:6,076
Husband-wife family:3,884
Under 6 years only:835
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:852
6 to 17 years only:2,197
Other family:2,192
Male householder, no wife present:610
Under 6 years only:185
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:115
6 to 17 years only:310
Female led with no husband present:1,582
Under 6 years only:387
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:301
6 to 17 years only:894
Nonfamily households:83
Male led households:71
Under 6 years only:16
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9
6 to 17 years only:46
Female led householder:12
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:9
Households with no people under 18 years:10,667
Family households:5,809
Husband-wife family:4,881
Other family:928
Male led with no wife present:291
Female led with no husband present:637
Nonfamily households:4,858
Male led householder:2,421
Female led householder:2,437

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Nelson County, by type

Total Home Population:16,826
Population of Family homes:11,885
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:399
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,022
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,657
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,823
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,123
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,035
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,186
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:513
Population of 85 year olds and over:127
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:4,941
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:258
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:580
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:600
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:996
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:580
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:486
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:676
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:525
Population of 85 year olds and over:240

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Nelson County containing people over 60

Total Population:16,826
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,166
1-person household:1,791
2-or-more-person household:3,375
Family households:3,214
Nonfamily households:161
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:11,660
1-person household:2,317
2-or-more-person household:9,343
Family homes:8,671
Nonfamily homes:672

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Nelson County with multiple generations.

Total Population:16,826
Home has three or more generations:578
Home does not have three or more generations:16,248

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Nelson County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:11,276
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,208
In family homes:1,119
Population of male led and male partner homes:19
Population of male led and female partner households:472
Population of female led and female partner households:37
Population of female led and male partner households:591
In nonfamily homes:89
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:80
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:9
No unmarried partner of home lead present:10,068
In family homes:10,034
Population of husband-wife family homes:7,334
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:548
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,152
In nonfamily homes:34

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Nelson County

Total Population:35,832
Population Under 18 years:11,002
Population 18 years and over:24,830

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Nelson County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:12,806
Family home:9,585
Nonfamily homess:3,221
Male led home:1,585
Living alone:1,265
Not living alone:320
Female led home:1,636
Living alone:1,439
Not living alone:197
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,020
Family run homes:2,300
Husband-wife family:994
Other family:1,306
Male led with no wife present:310
Female led with no husband present:996
Nonfamily Homes:1,720
Male led homes:907
Male living alone:722
Male not living alone:185
Female led homes:813
Females living alone:682
Females not living alone:131

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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