Henry County KY Information


Henry County Subdivisions

Henry County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 15,985
Population in Households 15,905
Population in Familes 13,228
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 20


Median Household Income $53,160
Average Household Income $69,019
Per Capita Income $26,829


Total Housing Units 6,860 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,323 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,868 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 669 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $167,380
Average Home Value $204,511


Total Households 6,191
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 4,393
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.44% 0.62%
Households 0.46% 0.63%
Families 0.28% 0.52%
Median Household Income   2.97%
Per Capita Income   3.39%


Henry County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henry County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 72 41st
Population Density # 66 46th
Diversity Index # 44 64th
Median Household Income # 17 87th
Per Capita Income # 16 88th

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