Union County , Kentucky

Union County: County in Kentucky, United States

About

Union County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,007 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 14,443 inhabitants. Its county seat is Morganfield. The county was created 211 years ago in 1811.

Union County Quick Facts

Population : 14,443 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Union County, Union County, Union County, Union Parish, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County, Union County
Area : 941 km2
Water as percent of area : 5.6%
Land as percent of area : 94.4%
Capital : Morganfield
Establishment : January 01, 1811
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 12:24:08 (6th October 2022)
Density : 15 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.91% (2010-2020)
Union County locator map
Location of Union County on Kentucky map.
Union County Courthouse Kentucky image
Union County Courthouse Kentucky
Union County Courthouse Kentucky image

Geography

Union County is located at 37°39'30"N 87°56'43"W (37.6584500, -87.9453800). It has 6 neighbors: Gallatin County, Hardin County, Posey County, Crittenden County, Henderson County and Webster County.

Union County map

The largest city of Union County is Morganfield with a population of 3,385. Other cities include, Sturgis population 1,792, Uniontown population 930 and Waverly population 291. See all Union County cities & populated places.

Union County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Morganfield 3,385 City in Union County, Kentucky, United States of America
Breckinridge Center 2,080 Census-designated place in Union County, Kentucky
Sturgis 1,792 Human settlement in Union County, Kentucky, United States of America
Uniontown 930 City in Union County, Kentucky, United States
Waverly 291 City in Kentucky, United States

Union County has 6 neighbours.

  • Morganfield

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Union County decreased by 3.91% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,007 - census
2011 15,262 1.67% estimation process
2012 15,082 -1.19% estimation process
2013 15,061 -0.14% estimation process
2014 15,072 0.07% estimation process
2015 14,951 -0.81% estimation process
2016 14,765 -1.26% estimation process
2017 14,620 -0.99% estimation process
2018 14,471 -1.03% estimation process
2019 14,381 -0.63% estimation process
2020 14,443 0.43% estimation process

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People born in Union County (3)

People born in Union County, including athlete Nathaniel Cartmell, attorney and politician John Y. Brown, Sr., politician John Schickel, .

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