Senior Health Indicator

Senior Population Below Poverty Level (percent age 65 years or older)

2012-2016

State Percent
Kentucky 11%
Area Development District Percent
Barren River 14%
Big Sandy 16%
Bluegrass 9%
Buffalo Trace 15%
Cumberland Valley 18%
FIVCO 12%
Gateway 18%
Green River 10%
Kentucky River 17%
KIPDA 8%
Lake Cumberland 17%
Lincoln Trail 12%
Northern Kentucky 9%
Pennyrile 12%
Purchase 10%
County Percent
Adair 17%
Allen 16%
Anderson 12%
Ballard 8%
Barren 17%
Bath 16%
Bell 21%
Boone 6%
Bourbon 10%
Boyd 10%
Boyle 9%
Bracken 14%
Breathitt 17%
Breckinridge 12%
Bullitt 8%
Butler 19%
Caldwell 12%
Calloway 10%
Campbell 10%
Carlisle 7%
Carroll 15%
Carter 10%
Casey 19%
Christian 13%
Clark 8%
Clay 30%
Clinton 18%
Crittenden 20%
Cumberland 16%
Daviess 10%
Edmonson 16%
Elliott 31%
Estill 12%
Fayette 8%
Fleming 14%
Floyd 12%
Franklin 5%
Fulton 15%
Gallatin 8%
Garrard 13%
Grant 16%
Graves 13%
Grayson 14%
Green 17%
Greenup 11%
Hancock 6%
Hardin 10%
Harlan 17%
Harrison 17%
Hart 20%
Henderson 9%
Henry 12%
Hickman 13%
Hopkins 9%
Jackson 26%
Jefferson 9%
Jessamine 7%
Johnson 14%
Kenton 8%
Knott 9%
Knox 18%
Larue 8%
Laurel 12%
Lawrence 19%
Lee 26%
Leslie 29%
Letcher 13%
Lewis 20%
Lincoln 21%
Livingston 15%
Logan 15%
Lyon 8%
Madison 11%
Magoffin 22%
Marion 15%
Marshall 7%
Martin 17%
Mason 12%
McCracken 9%
McCreary 22%
McLean 9%
Meade 11%
Menifee 17%
Mercer 12%
Metcalfe 17%
Monroe 22%
Montgomery 15%
Morgan 25%
Muhlenberg 12%
Nelson 12%
Nicholas 14%
Ohio 10%
Oldham 3%
Owen 13%
Owsley 30%
Pendleton 9%
Perry 14%
Pike 17%
Powell 15%
Pulaski 16%
Robertson 19%
Rockcastle 17%
Rowan 19%
Russell 18%
Scott 7%
Shelby 7%
Simpson 12%
Spencer 12%
Taylor 14%
Todd 13%
Trigg 9%
Trimble 11%
Union 10%
Warren 8%
Washington 15%
Wayne 16%
Webster 16%
Whitley 15%
Wolfe 18%
Woodford 6%

Data Sources:

American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau

Description: Data from American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates.  1-Year and 3-Year Estimates may be available for counties with large populations.  For more information, visit census.gov.

Kentucky State Data Center

Description: Calculated by the Kentucky State Data Center.