Hart County KY Information


Hart County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,470
Daytime Population: Workers 6,246
Daytime Population: Residents 11,567
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,813
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 19,243
Population in Familes 15,983
Population in Group Qrtrs 227
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $33,147
Average Household Income $45,699
Per Capita Income $17,992


Total Housing Units 9,215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,510 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,073 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,632 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $93,616
Average Home Value $122,400


Total Households 7,583
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 5,203
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 0.94% 0.74%
Households 0.92% 0.73%
Families 0.75% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Hart County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hart 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 # 59 52nd
Population Density # 74 39th
Diversity Index # 49 60th
Median Household Income # 92 24th
Per Capita Income # 101 17th

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