Leslie County KY Information

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Leslie County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 11,363
Population in Households 11,136
Population in Familes 9,286
Population in Group Qrtrs 227
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 4
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,547
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 3,125
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,451 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,607 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 940 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 904 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $49,958
Average Home Value $71,195
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,641
Average Household Income $45,936
Per Capita Income $18,714
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.07% -0.15%
Households -0.03% -0.22%
Families -0.22% -0.35%
Median Household Income   0.89%
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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Leslie County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leslie 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 # 95 22nd
Population Density1 # 114 7th
Diversity Index2 # 119 2nd
Median Household Income # 79 35th
Per Capita Income # 82 33rd

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