Woodford County KY Information


Woodford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,924
Population in Households 25,617
Population in Familes 21,433
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density1 137
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 10,086
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 7,137
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,023 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,886 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,200 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 937 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $218,436
Average Home Value $272,557


Median Household Income $56,529
Average Household Income $75,034
Per Capita Income $29,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.71%
Households 0.45% 0.6%
Families 0.26% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   1.95%
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.


Woodford County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodford 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 # 44 64th
Population Density1 # 21 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 11 92nd
Median Household Income # 6 96th
Per Capita Income # 4 98th

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