Marshall County KY Information


Marshall County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 32,253
Population in Households 31,789
Population in Familes 26,565
Population in Group Qrtrs 464
Population Density1 107
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 13,407
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 9,399
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,166 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,424 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,983 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,759 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $123,557
Average Home Value $151,765


Median Household Income $43,310
Average Household Income $55,925
Per Capita Income $23,486
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.1%
Households 0.4% 0.1%
Families 0.21% -0.01%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
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.


Marshall County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marshall 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 # 34 73rd
Population Density1 # 29 77th
Diversity Index2 # 103 15th
Median Household Income # 30 76th
Per Capita Income # 23 82nd

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