Fulton County KY Information


Fulton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,538
Population in Households 6,093
Population in Familes 4,687
Population in Group Qrtrs 445
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 2,725
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 1,639
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,351 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,602 (47.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,123 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 626 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $75,000
Average Home Value $101,061


Median Household Income $33,708
Average Household Income $45,369
Per Capita Income $19,937
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.66% -0.57%
Households -0.79% -0.67%
Families -1.05% -0.83%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
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.


Fulton County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fulton 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 # 116 4th
Population Density1 # 108 11th
Diversity Index2 # 5 97th
Median Household Income # 87 28th
Per Capita Income # 67 45th

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