Floyd County KY Information


Floyd County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 42,226
Population in Households 41,246
Population in Familes 34,095
Population in Group Qrtrs 980
Population Density1 107
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 17,303
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 11,820
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,847 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,113 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,190 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,544 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $71,503
Average Home Value $85,650


Median Household Income $27,654
Average Household Income $40,763
Per Capita Income $16,819
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.3% 1.17%
Households 1.43% 1.22%
Families 1.29% 1.14%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Floyd County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Floyd 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 # 26 79th
Population Density1 # 24 80th
Diversity Index2 # 112 8th
Median Household Income # 107 12th
Per Capita Income # 93 23rd

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