Crittenden County KY Information


Crittenden County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,299
Population in Households 9,089
Population in Familes 7,500
Population in Group Qrtrs 210
Population Density1 26
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 3,806
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 2,562
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,600 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,872 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 934 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 794 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $81,771
Average Home Value $114,772


Median Household Income $36,449
Average Household Income $48,076
Per Capita Income $20,053
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% -0.13%
Households 0.11% -0.05%
Families -0.1% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.


Crittenden County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crittenden 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 # 103 15th
Population Density1 # 116 4th
Diversity Index2 # 102 18th
Median Household Income # 72 41st
Per Capita Income # 64 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.