Casey County KY Information


Casey County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 16,278
Daytime Population: Workers 4,313
Daytime Population: Residents 10,009
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,322
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 15,798
Population in Familes 12,902
Population in Group Qrtrs 480
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $28,652
Average Household Income $40,726
Per Capita Income $16,720


Total Housing Units 7,699 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,873 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,614 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,212 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $87,509
Average Home Value $118,469


Total Households 6,487
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 4,310
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 0.28% 0.16%
Households 0.29% 0.18%
Families 0.11% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


Casey County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Casey County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents 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 # 70 43rd
Population Density # 95 21st
Diversity Index # 73 40th
Median Household Income # 110 9th
Per Capita Income # 115 5th

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