Allen County KY Information

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Allen County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Allen County KY Housing Affordability Index is 171
State of Kentucky Housing Affordability Index is 161
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Allen County KY Wealth Index is 50
State of Kentucky Wealth Index is 73
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 21,054
Population in Households 20,857
Population in Familes 17,394
Population in Group Qrtrs 197
Population Density 61
Diversity Index1 12
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,840
Average Household Income $54,557
Per Capita Income $21,480
Wealth Index3 50

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,882 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,078 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,207 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,597 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $121,625
Housing Affordability Index2 171
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,285
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 5,772
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.58% 0.54%
Households 0.59% 0.54%
Families 0.42% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

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Allen County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allen County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 54 56th
Population Density # 61 50th
Diversity Index # 82 33rd
Median Household Income # 60 51st
Per Capita Income # 66 46th

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