Rockcastle County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Rockcastle County is 16,827, a change of -0.81% when compared to 2014. With an area of 316.55 square miles, this works out to a population density of 53.16 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 6,525, with an average household size of 2.53.
Rockcastle County's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.28%.
The average household income in Rockcastle County for 2018 was $49,283, while the median was $36,468.

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Rockcastle County Ethnicity Mix

Rockcastle County Fertility Rate

129 estimated births

Rockcastle County Household Characteristics

Rockcastle County Median Age over Time

Rockcastle County Households with Children by Age

Rockcastle County Median Household Income

Rockcastle County Educational Attainment

Rockcastle County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Rockcastle County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $935

Rockcastle County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $580

Rockcastle County Average Commute

Rockcastle County Primary Transportation

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Rockcastle County Field of Employment

Rockcastle County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Rockcastle County, Kentucky 16,965
2015 Rockcastle County, Kentucky 16,942
2016 Rockcastle County, Kentucky 16,893
2017 Rockcastle County, Kentucky 16,815
2018 Rockcastle County, Kentucky 16,827