Owenton, KY Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Owenton?

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There are 1,640 residents in Owenton, with a median age of 43.3. Of this, 46.1% are males and 53.9% are females. US-born citizens make up 97.62% of the resident pool in Owenton, while non-US-born citizens account for 2.26%. Additionally, 0.12% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 1,355 people in Owenton currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 1,640 -10.3%
Male Population 756 -14.2%
Female Population 884 -6.8%
Male population 46.1%
Female population 53.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 43.3 -0.9%
Citizen US Born 1,601 -10.2%
Citizen not US Born 37 -15.9%
Not Citizen 2 -33.3%
Citizen US Born 97.62%
Citizen not US Born 2.26%
Not Citizen 0.12%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 5 -16.7%
Moved from Same County 158 -16.4%
Moved from Same State 79 -33.0%
Moved from Different State 10 11.1%
Same House as Last Year 1,355 -7.5%
Moved from Abroad 0.31%
Moved from Same County 9.83%
Moved from Same State 4.92%
Moved from Different State 0.62%
Same House as Last Year 84.32%

What are the employment statistics in Owenton?

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White-collar workers make up 68.99% of the working population in Owenton, while blue-collar employees account for 31.01%. There are also 40 entrepreneurs in Owenton (6.33% of the workforce); 450 workers employed in private companies (71.2%); and 106 people working in governmental institutions (16.77%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 436 -21.7%
Blue Collar 196 -11.3%
White Collar 68.99%
Blue Collar 31.01%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 40 14.3%
Private Companies 450 -21.7%
Governmental Workers 106 -27.4%
Not for Profit Companies 36 63.6%
Self Employees 6.33%
Private Companies 71.2%
Governmental Workers 16.77%
Not for Profit Companies 5.7%

How many households are there in Owenton?

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There are a total of 615 households in Owenton, each made up of around 2 members. Family establishments represent 54.8% of these Owenton households, while non-family units account for the remaining 45.2%. Additionally, 25.85% of households have children and 74.15% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 615 -18.3%
Average People Per Household 2 8.7%
Family Households 337 -28.1%
Non-family Households 278 -2.1%
Family Households 54.8%
Non-family Households 45.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 159 -15.0%
Households without Children 456 -19.4%
Households with Children 25.85%
Households without Children 74.15%

What are the median and average incomes in Owenton?

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The average annual household income in Owenton is $50,012, while the median household income sits at $45,766 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $64,375, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $38,500. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $40,714 and $28,906, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $50,012 0.2%
Median Household Income $45,766 2.0%
People below Poverty Level 267 -15.8%
People above Poverty Level 1,238 -10.0%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Owenton?

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There are 746 housing units in Owenton, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1971. Of the 615 occupied housing units in Owenton, 54.47% are owner-occupied, while 45.53% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 53.13% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $121,300. In general, housing costs reach $624 per month in Owenton.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 746 -15.0%
Median Year Built 1971 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 82 -29.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 59 9.3%
Built between 1950 and 1959 103 -12.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 90 -15.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 273 -2.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 56 -11.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 60 -26.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 23 -34.3%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 615 -18.3%
Owner Occupied 335 -22.1%
Renter Occupied 280 -13.3%
Owner Occupied 54.47%
Renter Occupied 45.53%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 178 -26.8%
Without Mortgage 157 -16.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $121,300 23.6%
Median Value without Mortgage $112,100 25.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $624 -1.3%
With Mortgage 53.13%
Without Mortgage 46.87%

What is the level of education in Owenton?

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Approximately 55.21% of the population in Owenton holds a high school degree (that's 726 residents), while 16.73% have attained a college certificate (257 locals) and 5.55% have a bachelor's degree (73 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 157 -9.8%
Some High School 726 -2.5%
Some College 257 -25.5%
Associate Degree 90 -42.7%
Bachelor's Degree 73 -24.7%
Graduate Degree 49 -19.7%
No High School 11.94%
Some High School 55.21%
Some College 16.73%
Associate Degree 6.84%
Bachelor's Degree 5.55%
Graduate Degree 3.73%

What is the marital status of Owenton residents?

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A total of 387 people in Owenton have never been married (which represents 28.77% of the total population), while 624 of them are wedded (46.39%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 25 (1.86%) and 194 (14.42%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 387 -3.5%
Married 624 -16.2%
Separated 25 47.1%
Widowed 140 -1.4%
Divorced 194 -16.4%
Never Married 28.77%
Married 46.39%
Separated 1.86%
Widowed 10.41%
Divorced 14.42%

What are the most common means of transportation in Owenton?

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Y-o-Y Change
Car 556 -21.6%
Walk 15 -65.1%

What is the median and average household income in Owenton by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
40359 7,125 2,571 $57,454.00 $72,131.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2022 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 40359