Grant County KY Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,027
Daytime Population: Workers 6,966
Daytime Population: Residents 13,612
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,578
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 24,570
Population in Familes 20,850
Population in Group Qrtrs 457
Population Density2 97
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $48,601
Average Household Income $62,933
Per Capita Income $22,215


Total Housing Units 10,083 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,007 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,686 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,390 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $146,499
Average Home Value $177,714


Total Households 8,693
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 6,492
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 0.2% 0.29%
Households 0.13% 0.24%
Families -0.01% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.94%


Grant County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant 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 # 47 62nd
Population Density # 32 73rd
Diversity Index # 65 47th
Median Household Income # 25 80th
Per Capita Income # 45 63rd

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