Kentucky Kenton County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Kenton County, Kentucky. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Kentucky Kenton County.

1. Branch Library ERLANGER BRANCH
Street Address: 401 Kenton Lands Road, Erlanger, KY 41018
Phone Number: (859) 962-4001 Kenton N/A N/A

Street Address: 6477 Taylor Mill Road, Independence, KY 41051
Phone Number: (859) 962-4030 Kenton N/A N/A

Street Address: 502 Scott Boulevard, Covington, KY 41011
Phone Number: (859) 962-4060 Kenton 1,855,868 1,122,821

502 Scott Street, Covington, KY 41011
Phone Number: (606) 962-4060 Kenton N/A N/A

Overview of Kenton County, Kentucky

Kenton County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 151,464. Its county seat is Independence.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 426 km² (164 mi²). 420 km² (162 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.47% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 151,464 people, 59,444 households, and 39,470 families residing in the county. The population density is 361/km² (935/mi²). There are 63,571 housing units at an average density of 152/km² (392/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 93.99% White, 3.84% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.59% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.41% from other races, and 1.00% from two or more races. 1.10% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 59,444 households out of which 33.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.10% are married couples living together, 12.10% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.60% are non-families. 27.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.52 and the average family size is 3.11.

In the county the population is spread out with 26.30% under the age of 18, 9.20% from 18 to 24, 31.90% from 25 to 44, 21.40% from 45 to 64, and 11.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 96.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 91.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $43,906, and the median income for a family is $52,953. Males have a median income of $37,845 versus $27,253 for females. The per capita income for the county is $22,085. 9.00% of the population and 7.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 12.00% of those under the age of 18 and 7.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Kenton County, Kentucky has the following cities and towns:

  • Bromley
  • Covington
  • Crescent Springs
  • Crestview Hills
  • Edgewood
  • Elsmere
  • Erlanger
  • Fairview
  • Fort Mitchell
  • Fort Wright
  • Independence
  • Kenton Vale
  • Lakeside Park
  • Latonia Lakes
  • Ludlow
  • Park Hills
  • Ryland Heights
  • Taylor Mill
  • Villa Hills
  • Visalia

Map of Kenton County Kentucky