Garrard County KY Information


Garrard County Subdivisions

Garrard County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 17,424
Population in Households 17,315
Population in Familes 14,648
Population in Group Qrtrs 109
Population Density1 76
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $40,359
Average Household Income $55,674
Per Capita Income $22,116


Total Housing Units 7,602 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,356 (70.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,533 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 713 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $143,745
Average Home Value $167,228


Total Households 6,889
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 4,990
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.36% 0.44%
Households 0.4% 0.46%
Families 0.24% 0.35%
Median Household Income   0.38%
Per Capita Income   1.35%


Garrard County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garrard County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 68 44th
Population Density # 50 59th
Diversity Index # 65 47th
Median Household Income # 56 54th
Per Capita Income # 56 54th

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