Fleming County KY Information


Fleming County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,875
Population in Households 14,853
Population in Familes 12,444
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 5,896
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 4,138
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,787 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,380 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,516 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 891 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $92,664
Average Home Value $129,538


Median Household Income $31,249
Average Household Income $45,295
Per Capita Income $17,978
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.61%
Households 0.46% 0.53%
Families 0.27% 0.41%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Fleming County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fleming 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 # 76 38th
Population Density1 # 83 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 88 28th
Median Household Income # 95 22nd
Per Capita Income # 90 26th

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