Daviess County KY Information


Daviess County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 101,914
Daytime Population: Workers 47,331
Daytime Population: Residents 55,817
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 103,148
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 99,303
Population in Familes 80,039
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,611
Population Density2 222
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $48,667
Average Household Income $62,862
Per Capita Income $25,467


Total Housing Units 43,396 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,568 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,911 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,917 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $122,471
Average Home Value $159,449


Total Households 40,479
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 26,575
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 0.73% 0.71%
Households 0.65% 0.66%
Families 0.47% 0.55%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.6%


Daviess County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Daviess 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 # 7 95th
Population Density # 13 90th
Diversity Index # 28 78th
Median Household Income # 24 81st
Per Capita Income # 18 86th

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