Jessamine County KY Information


Jessamine County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 53,509
Population in Households 51,786
Population in Familes 43,834
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,723
Population Density1 311
Diversity Index2 24


Median Household Income $54,962
Average Household Income $78,120
Per Capita Income $28,962


Total Housing Units 21,014 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,250 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,158 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,606 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $189,583
Average Home Value $278,033


Total Households 19,408
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 14,141
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 1.18% 1.32%
Households 1.16% 1.31%
Families 1.0% 1.21%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.22%


Jessamine County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jessamine 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 # 18 86th
Population Density # 7 95th
Diversity Index # 29 77th
Median Household Income # 10 93rd
Per Capita Income # 11 92nd

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