Henry County KY Information


Henry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,839
Daytime Population: Workers 3,844
Daytime Population: Residents 8,235
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,079
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 15,759
Population in Familes 13,066
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $49,724
Average Household Income $63,206
Per Capita Income $24,592


Total Housing Units 6,793 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,442 (65.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,696 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 655 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $148,891
Average Home Value $182,502


Total Households 6,138
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 4,372
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 0.37% 0.4%
Households 0.4% 0.42%
Families 0.25% 0.32%
Median Household Income   2.26%
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, 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 # 72 41st
Population Density # 66 46th
Diversity Index # 44 64th
Median Household Income # 20 84th
Per Capita Income # 24 81st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.