Jessamine County KY Information

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Jessamine County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 51,298
Population in Households 49,545
Population in Familes 41,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,753
Population Density1 298
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 18,589
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 13,579
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 20,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,848 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,741 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,699 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $175,090
Average Home Value $258,286
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,377
Average Household Income $71,322
Per Capita Income $26,511
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 1.05%
Households 0.84% 1.04%
Families 0.66% 0.93%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.

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Jessamine County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jessamine 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 # 18 86th
Population Density1 # 8 94th
Diversity Index2 # 41 67th
Median Household Income # 11 92nd
Per Capita Income # 12 91st

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