Green County KY Information


Green County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,416
Population in Households 11,303
Population in Familes 9,407
Population in Group Qrtrs 113
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 4,708
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 3,259
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,470 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,432 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,276 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 762 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $83,698
Average Home Value $116,113


Median Household Income $33,825
Average Household Income $46,001
Per Capita Income $19,136
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% -0.05%
Households 0.37% 0.05%
Families 0.17% -0.07%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
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.


Green County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Green 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 # 94 23rd
Population Density1 # 90 26th
Diversity Index2 # 77 37th
Median Household Income # 86 29th
Per Capita Income # 79 35th

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