Boyle County KY Information


Boyle County Subdivisions

Boyle County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 29,459
Population in Households 26,909
Population in Familes 21,842
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,550
Population Density1 164
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 11,479
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 7,684
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,626 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,383 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,096 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,147 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $137,827
Average Home Value $163,206


Median Household Income $39,678
Average Household Income $56,437
Per Capita Income $22,293
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.68% 0.61%
Households 0.68% 0.67%
Families 0.53% 0.58%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Boyle County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boyle County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 36 71st
Population Density1 # 17 87th
Diversity Index2 # 17 87th
Median Household Income # 51 58th
Per Capita Income # 32 74th

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