Calloway County KY Information


Calloway County Subdivisions

Calloway County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 39,247
Population in Households 35,937
Population in Familes 26,256
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,310
Population Density1 102
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 16,256
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 9,277
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,747 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,566 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,690 (35.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,491 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $131,621
Average Home Value $159,774


Median Household Income $39,225
Average Household Income $51,647
Per Capita Income $21,965
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.86% 0.54%
Households 0.73% 0.56%
Families 0.45% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.


Calloway County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calloway County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 27 78th
Population Density1 # 30 76th
Diversity Index2 # 32 74th
Median Household Income # 53 57th
Per Capita Income # 38 68th

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