Owenton, KY has a population of 1,696 and is the 12,000th largest city in the United States. The population density is 892 per sq mi which is 723% higher than the Kentucky average and 884% higher than the national average. The median age in Owenton is 38 which is approximately 1% lower than the Kentucky average of 39. In Owenton, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Owenton residents were born in Kentucky, 18% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.