Edmonson County KY Information


Edmonson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 12,670
Daytime Population: Workers 2,030
Daytime Population: Residents 7,578
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,608
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 12,318
Population in Familes 10,324
Population in Group Qrtrs 352
Population Density2 42
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $40,181
Average Household Income $52,089
Per Capita Income $21,148


Total Housing Units 6,770 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,993 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,023 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,754 (25.9%)
Median Home Value $99,742
Average Home Value $137,591


Total Households 5,016
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 3,534
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 0.57% 0.33%
Households 0.45% 0.28%
Families 0.29% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   3.1%


Edmonson County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edmonson 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 # 91 25th
Population Density # 85 31st
Diversity Index # 94 23rd
Median Household Income # 52 58th
Per Capita Income # 60 51st

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