Montgomery County KY Information


Montgomery County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,211
Population in Households 26,854
Population in Familes 21,933
Population in Group Qrtrs 357
Population Density1 138
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 10,607
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 7,292
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,870 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,880 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,727 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,263 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $117,502
Average Home Value $146,195


Median Household Income $39,015
Average Household Income $52,256
Per Capita Income $20,568
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.43% 0.57%
Households 0.26% 0.47%
Families 0.06% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.


Montgomery County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montgomery 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 # 42 66th
Population Density1 # 19 85th
Diversity Index2 # 52 58th
Median Household Income # 58 53rd
Per Capita Income # 55 55th

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