Hancock County, KY has a population of 8,716 people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $49,375. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Hancock County, KY grew from 8,669 to 8,716, a 0.54% increase and its median household income declined from $50,476 to $49,375, a 2.18% decrease.
The population of Hancock County, KY is 96% White, 1.77% Two+, and 1.34% Hispanic. 2.11% of the people in Hancock County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hancock County, KY are Owensboro Community and Technical College, with 1,563 graduates, Brescia University, with 173 graduates, and Kentucky Wesleyan College, with 108 graduates.
The median property value in Hancock County, KY is $105,600, and the homeownership rate is 77%. Most people in Hancock County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Hancock County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Hancock County, KY is the 105th most populated county in Kentucky and borders Perry County, IN; Spencer County, IN; Breckinridge County, KY; Daviess County, KY; and Ohio County, KY.