According to the most recent Greenup County Kentucky demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Greenup County depicts it has a Population 2021 of 35,996 which is in the center range of other counties in the local area. The county with the highest population in the area is Scioto County which depicts a population of 74,392 (about twice as large). Figure 3 uses the Greenup County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Greenup County Kentucky shows a decline of 914 (2%).
The total Greenup County Kentucky greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Greenup County shows it has a Population Change of -2.5% which is the second most population percent change of all the counties in the greater Greenup County region.
Looking at the Greenup County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Greenup County Kentucky shows it has 105 people per square mile which is in the mid range of other counties in the metropolitan area. The next higher in order of population density is Scioto County 16.7% larger with population density of 122. The county with the highest population density in the area is Boyd County which depicts a people per square mile of 303 (approximately 2.9 times bigger). Figure 6 provides Greenup County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Greenup County shows it has a Median Age of 43.6 which is the largest of all counties in the metro area.
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Greenup County population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Greenup County Kentucky has the largest proportion of people between 60 and 69 years old at 14.2% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Greenup County Kentucky Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Greenup County depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 1.1% which is the third most of all other counties in the local area.
Greenup County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Greenup County has the smallest proportion of total percent married at 23% of the total. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Greenup County households. Greenup County depicts it has a Family Size of 3.1 which is the smallest when sorted by average family size of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Lewis County which depicts an average family size of 3.5 (12.6% larger).
Looking at Greenup County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Greenup County shows it has a Married-couple family of 78% which is the third most husband and wife family percent of all other counties in the greater Greenup County region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Elliott County which shows a husband and wife family percent of 79% ( only slightly larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Greenup County shows it has a Birth Rate of 6.1% which is in the center range of other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Lewis County which depicts a birth rate of 8.2% (33.8% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 4% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 30 to 34 at 23% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Greenup County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Greenup County depicts it has a Total Single People of 44% which is the smallest in terms of percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other counties in the metropolitan area. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Elliott County which depicts a percent single of 54% (21.1% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Greenup County is about 13.2% smaller. Also, compared to the state of Kentucky, percent of people who are single for any reason of 49%, Greenup County is about 11.0% smaller.
Greenup County Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next section of demographic information provides detailed data Greenup County residents including: immigrants, citizenship, immigration, country of origin, non citizens and more. To start, Figure 17 shows a high level view of citizenship. Greenup County Kentucky has the largest proportion of citizens born In US at 1% of the total and is ranked #1. The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 less than most other counties in the area at 15% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 45% of the total and is ranked #1.
Greenup County Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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