Cumberland County KY Information


Cumberland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,173
Population in Households 7,087
Population in Familes 5,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 86
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 3,011
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,971
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,161 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 850 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 905 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $76,508
Average Home Value $103,494


Median Household Income $26,422
Average Household Income $38,137
Per Capita Income $16,208
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.73% 0.49%
Households 0.7% 0.47%
Families 0.46% 0.35%
Median Household Income   0.83%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
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.


Cumberland County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cumberland 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 # 113 7th
Population Density1 # 117 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 81 33rd
Median Household Income # 113 7th
Per Capita Income # 114 6th

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