Bath County KY Information


Bath County Subdivisions

Bath County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,633
Population in Households 12,530
Population in Familes 10,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $34,874
Average Household Income $47,459
Per Capita Income $18,843


Total Housing Units 5,914 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,558 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,425 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 931 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $82,275
Average Home Value $101,693


Total Households 4,983
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 3,420
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.05% 0.99%
Households 1.01% 0.97%
Families 0.82% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Bath County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bath County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 89 27th
Population Density # 78 36th
Diversity Index # 80 34th
Median Household Income # 87 28th
Per Capita Income # 100 18th

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