Hancock County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Hancock County is 8,719, a change of 0.75% when compared to 2014. With an area of 187.67 square miles, this works out to a population density of 46.46 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 3,301, with an average household size of 2.61.
Hancock County's 2018 unemployment rate was 5.82%.
The average household income in Hancock County for 2018 was $61,646, while the median was $52,019.

Hancock County Population Trends

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Hancock County Age Grouping

Hancock County Ethnicity Mix

Hancock County Fertility Rate

142 estimated births

Hancock County Household Characteristics

Hancock County Median Age over Time

Hancock County Households with Children by Age

Hancock County Median Household Income

Hancock County Educational Attainment

Hancock County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Hancock County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $965

Hancock County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $657

Hancock County Average Commute

Hancock County Primary Transportation

Hancock County Gender Mix

Hancock County Field of Employment

Hancock County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Hancock County, Kentucky 8,654
2015 Hancock County, Kentucky 8,669
2016 Hancock County, Kentucky 8,716
2017 Hancock County, Kentucky 8,700
2018 Hancock County, Kentucky 8,719