Alva Division KY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Alva Division, KY

The Alva Division is a County Subdivision of Harlan County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Alva Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Harlan County Data | Cities in Harlan County | County Subdivisions in Harlan County

Alva Division Boundary Map


Alva Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 921
Population in Households 921
Population in Familes 769
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 19
Diversity Index2 1


Total Households 404
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 271
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 441 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 335 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $45,270
Average Home Value $68,284


Median Household Income $29,586
Average Household Income $38,334
Per Capita Income $16,815
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.17% 0.22%
Households 1.24% 0.25%
Families 1.03% 0.15%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.