Carroll County KY Information


Carroll County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,062
Population in Households 10,737
Population in Familes 8,623
Population in Group Qrtrs 325
Population Density1 86
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 4,170
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 2,841
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,858 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,485 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,685 (34.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 688 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $119,327
Average Home Value $141,670


Median Household Income $41,440
Average Household Income $54,686
Per Capita Income $21,103
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.24%
Households 0.42% 0.28%
Families 0.22% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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, 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 # 96 21st
Population Density1 # 43 65th
Diversity Index2 # 20 84th
Median Household Income # 43 65th
Per Capita Income # 48 61st

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