Lee County KY Information

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Lee County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 7,593
Population in Households 6,958
Population in Familes 5,687
Population in Group Qrtrs 635
Population Density1 36
Diversity Index2 10
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,985
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 2,011
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,678 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,103 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 882 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 693 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $71,861
Average Home Value $74,631
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $25,210
Average Household Income $33,539
Per Capita Income $13,601
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.72% 0.4%
Households 0.49% 0.47%
Families 0.34% 0.38%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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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Lee County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lee 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 # 112 8th
Population Density1 # 97 20th
Diversity Index2 # 85 29th
Median Household Income # 116 4th
Per Capita Income # 119 2nd

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

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