Grayson County KY Information


Grayson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,513
Daytime Population: Workers 9,253
Daytime Population: Residents 15,718
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,971
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 25,745
Population in Familes 21,400
Population in Group Qrtrs 768
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $34,163
Average Household Income $46,136
Per Capita Income $18,452


Total Housing Units 13,740 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,554 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,773 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,413 (24.8%)
Median Home Value $99,485
Average Home Value $132,324


Total Households 10,327
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 7,192
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 0.41% 0.38%
Households 0.33% 0.34%
Families 0.17% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.75%


Grayson County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grayson 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 # 44 64th
Population Density # 69 43rd
Diversity Index # 95 22nd
Median Household Income # 87 28th
Per Capita Income # 94 23rd

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