Crittenden County, Kentucky

Crittenden County: County in Kentucky, United States


Crittenden County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,315 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,847 inhabitants. Its county seat is Marion. The county was created 180 years ago in 1842.

Quick Facts about Crittenden County

Population : 8,847 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Crittenden County
Area : 961 km2
Water as percent of area : 3%
Land as percent of area : 97%
Named for : John J. Crittenden
Capital : Marion
Establishment : January 01, 1842
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 08:32:56 (30th June 2022)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.29% (2010-2020)
Crittenden County locator map
Location of Crittenden County on Kentucky map.
Crittenden County Courthouse  Marion image
Crittenden County Courthouse Marion
Crittenden County Courthouse  Marion image


Crittenden County is located at 37°21'10"N 88°5'50"W (37.3527200, -88.0972200). It has 6 neighbors: Hardin County, Caldwell County, Livingston County, Lyon County, Union County and Webster County.

Crittenden County map

The largest city of Crittenden County is Marion with a population of 2,850. . See all Crittenden County cities & populated places.

Crittenden County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Crittenden County.

City Name Population Title
Marion 2,850 City in Kentucky, United States

Crittenden County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Crittenden County decreased by 5.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,315 - census
2011 9,249 -0.71% estimation process
2012 9,220 -0.31% estimation process
2013 9,178 -0.46% estimation process
2014 9,175 -0.03% estimation process
2015 9,168 -0.08% estimation process
2016 9,131 -0.41% estimation process
2017 8,999 -1.47% estimation process
2018 8,896 -1.16% estimation process
2019 8,806 -1.02% estimation process
2020 8,847 0.46% estimation process

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People born in Crittenden County (2)

People born in Crittenden County, including politician William Joseph Deboe, politician and educator Kenneth W. Winters, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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