Rowan County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Rowan County is 24,499, a change of 4.32% when compared to 2014. With an area of 279.84 square miles, this works out to a population density of 87.55 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 8,505, with an average household size of 2.54.
Rowan County's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.75%.
The average household income in Rowan County for 2018 was $53,829, while the median was $37,639.

Rowan County Population Trends

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Rowan County Age Grouping

Rowan County Ethnicity Mix

Rowan County Fertility Rate

230 estimated births

Rowan County Household Characteristics

Rowan County Median Age over Time

Rowan County Households with Children by Age

Rowan County Median Household Income

Rowan County Educational Attainment

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Type of Housing

Rowan County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,108

Rowan County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $661

Rowan County Average Commute

Rowan County Primary Transportation

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Rowan County Field of Employment

Rowan County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Rowan County, Kentucky 23,485
2015 Rowan County, Kentucky 23,608
2016 Rowan County, Kentucky 24,302
2017 Rowan County, Kentucky 24,392
2018 Rowan County, Kentucky 24,499