Bourbon County KY Information


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  1. Bourbon County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forBourbon County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Kentucky Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 20,440
Population in Households 20,204
Population in Familes 16,553
Population in Group Qrtrs 236
Population Density2 71
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $45,148
Average Household Income $62,879
Per Capita Income $25,355


Total Housing Units 9,142 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,222 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,947 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 973 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $168,592
Average Home Value $259,000


Total Households 8,169
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,536
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.27% 0.3%
Households 0.29% 0.31%
Families 0.1% 0.19%
Median Household Income   3.93%
Per Capita Income   3.6%


Bourbon County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bourbon 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 # 58 53rd
Population Density # 54 56th
Diversity Index # 9 93rd
Median Household Income # 35 72nd
Per Capita Income # 26 79th

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