Carrollton, KY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Carrollton, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Carrollton had a population of 4,096 as of July 1, 2017. Carrollton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Carrollton is located at latitude 38.6781 and longitude -85.1653 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Carrollton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 482 feet.

The City of Carrollton (GNIS ID: 2403999) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Carrollton is located within Carrollton Division of Carroll County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Carrollton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Carrollton: Port William, The Point.

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Carrollton, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,096
Daytime Population: Workers 2,171
Daytime Population: Residents 2,438
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,609
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.13
Population in Households 3,862
Population in Familes 2,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 234
Population Density2 2,012
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $32,562
Average Household Income $50,250
Per Capita Income $20,063


Total Housing Units 1,780 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 692 (38.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 895 (50.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 193 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $137,615
Average Home Value $152,782


Total Households 1,587
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 988
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.54% 0.23%
Households 0.41% 0.15%
Families 0.24% 0.02%
Median Household Income   3.42%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Carrollton, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carrollton to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 103 81st
Population Density # 114 79th
Diversity Index # 87 84th
Median Household Income # 415 23rd
Per Capita Income # 353 35th

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