Carroll County KY Information


Carroll County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,988
Population in Households 10,663
Population in Familes 8,577
Population in Group Qrtrs 325
Population Density1 86
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 4,113
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 2,816
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,798 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,432 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,681 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 685 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $120,827
Average Home Value $141,694


Median Household Income $41,098
Average Household Income $51,964
Per Capita Income $19,598
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.46%
Households 0.24% 0.39%
Families 0.09% 0.3%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
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.


Carroll County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carroll 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 # 96 21st
Population Density1 # 41 67th
Diversity Index2 # 18 86th
Median Household Income # 44 64th
Per Capita Income # 57 53rd

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