Greenup County KY Information


Greenup County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,673
Daytime Population: Workers 8,790
Daytime Population: Residents 23,421
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,211
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 36,219
Population in Familes 30,618
Population in Group Qrtrs 454
Population Density2 107
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $45,988
Average Household Income $61,371
Per Capita Income $24,639


Total Housing Units 16,330 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,186 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,393 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,751 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $100,839
Average Home Value $145,405


Total Households 14,579
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 10,382
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 -0.09% -0.33%
Households -0.09% -0.33%
Families -0.24% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Greenup County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greenup 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 # 30 76th
Population Density # 27 78th
Diversity Index # 96 20th
Median Household Income # 27 78th
Per Capita Income # 23 82nd

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