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Robards, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Robards had a population of 488 as of July 1, 2017. Robards ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Robards is located at latitude 37.6786 and longitude -87.5346 in Henderson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Robards (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Henderson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 430 feet.

The City of Robards (GNIS ID: 2404629) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Robards is located within Hebbardsville-Robards Division of Henderson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Robards population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Robards: Robard, The Sanctified Town.

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


Total Population 488
Daytime Population: Workers 110
Daytime Population: Residents 231
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 341
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 487
Population in Familes 425
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 161
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $58,112
Average Household Income $69,115
Per Capita Income $26,754


Total Housing Units 216 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 153 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $132,792


Total Households 188
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 145
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 -0.74% -0.45%
Households -0.57% -0.32%
Families -0.74% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.02%
Per Capita Income   2.96%

Robards, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Robards to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 349 36th
Population Density # 508 6th
Diversity Index # 217 60th
Median Household Income # 116 79th
Per Capita Income # 151 72nd

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