Elliott County KY Information


Elliott County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,991
Daytime Population: Workers 1,541
Daytime Population: Residents 4,997
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,538
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 6,953
Population in Familes 5,827
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,038
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $31,369
Average Household Income $43,400
Per Capita Income $17,468


Total Housing Units 3,538 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,158 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 697 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 683 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $78,354
Average Home Value $105,723


Total Households 2,855
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,991
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 0.24% 0.3%
Households 0.4% 0.4%
Families 0.25% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.23%


Elliott County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elliott 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 # 110 9th
Population Density # 102 15th
Diversity Index # 82 33rd
Median Household Income # 101 17th
Per Capita Income # 106 13th

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