Jefferson County KY Information

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Jefferson County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 774,250
Population in Households 759,055
Population in Familes 584,139
Population in Group Qrtrs 15,195
Population Density1 2,035
Diversity Index2 52
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,356
Average Household Income $76,472
Per Capita Income $32,079

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 351,004 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 193,289 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 128,317 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,398 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $171,584
Average Home Value $223,357
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 321,606
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 192,714
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.53% 0.57%
Households 0.48% 0.55%
Families 0.24% 0.4%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

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Jefferson County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 16 88th
Per Capita Income # 5 97th

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